Man arrested following discovery of suspected cannabis plants at Magherafelt house

Suspected cannabis plants found at home in Magherafelt
Suspected cannabis plants found at home in Magherafelt

Police have reported the discovery of a number of suspected cannabis plants during a house search in the Magherafelt area on Wednesday afternoon (September 7).

The PSNI said one man was arrested and is due to appear before court on suspicion of cultivating a Class B controlled drug and possession of a Class B controlled drug.

A police spokesperson said: “A 24-year-old man has been charged with cultivating cannabis and possession of a class B controlled drug.

“He is due to appear at Magherafelt Magistrates Court on Wednesday 28 September.

“As is normal procedure, all charges are reviewed by the PPS.”