Man due in court after drugs seized in Larne

A 37-year-old man has been charged to appear before Ballymena Magistrates’ Court today, Thursday, March 11 following the seizure of suspected cannabis in Larne on Tuesday.

Thursday, 11th March 2021, 9:45 am

He is charged with possession of a Class B controlled drug, possession of a Class B controlled drug with intent to supply, and possession of an offensive weapon. As is normal procedure, all charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.

This follows a proactive policing operation on Tuesday, March 9 at Larne Harbour, during which detectives from the Police Service’s Organised Crime Unit worked alongside Border Force, HMRC and Roads and District Policing colleagues.

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