Pair arrested in connection with £15,000 drugs seizure at Magherafelt


POLICE in Magherafelt have seized drugs with an estimated street value of £15,000.

A 38-year-old man and a 35-year-old woman were arrested in connection with the discovery and later released on police bail pending further enquiries

Officers from Magherafelt Neighbourhood Policing Team carried out a planned search of a property in the Lough Road area of Ballymaguigan on Saturday evening.

A PSNI spokeperson said they seized suspected herbal cannabis and cannabis resin.

“At this stage, it is believed that the suspected drugs have an estimated value of at least £15,000,” he said.