Latest: Police seize drugs, cash and vehicles in major swoop in Dungannon

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Three men have been arrested after a swoop in Caledon and Dungannon, in which criminal property, cars motorcycles, drugs and cash seized.

A PSNI spokesman said: “At approximately 2am on the morning of Thursday 21 May, police stopped a car in the Dyan Road area of Caledon.

“Three men aged 24, 22 and 20 were all arrested on suspicion of concealing criminal property. A quantity of cash and the car were also seized.

“Further searches were then carried out at houses in the Dungannon area. Another car, a motorcycle, two mobile phones and a quantity of suspected drugs were recovered from these searches.

“The 24 year old man was further arrested on suspicion of possession of class A & B drugs and possession of class A & B drugs with intent to supply.

“The 20 year old man was further arrested on suspicion of possession of a class A controlled drug. All three men currently remain in custody assisting police with their enquiries.”

Detective Inspector David Hallawell said: “Local police are working hard to keep people safe in the area and this operation shows that where we suspect criminality is taking place, we will act decisively.

Anyone who has any information on drug misuse in the area is asked to contact their local police station on the non emergency number 101. Or if you would prefer to provide information without giving your details, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.”