Man charged in connection with £20,000 drug seizure

Police have seized suspected Class A drugs with a street value of 20,000
Police have seized suspected Class A drugs with a street value of 20,000

A man has been charged in connection with the seizure of suspected Class A drugs, thought to have a street value of £20,000

The 28 year old man has been charged with two counts of possession of a class A controlled drug, two counts of possession of a class A controlled drug with intent to supply and possession of a class C controlled drug.

He is due to appear at Craigavon Magistrates Court on Wednesday 5 October.

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

The charges relate to a search in the Annaghview Court area of Portadown on the evening of Wednesday 7 September where suspected class A controlled drugs with an estimated street value of £20,000 were seized.

A 32 year old woman who was also arrested has since been released on police bail pending further enquiries.