Northern Ireland

Man faces cannabis and gun charges after Banbridge arrest

A man has been charged with drugs and gun offences after being arrested in Banbridge on Wednesday.

Police said cannabis plants worth an estimated £100,000 were found during a search in the Circular Road area of the town.

The man has been charged with cultivating cannabis, possession of class B drugs with intent to supply and possession of a firearm.

He is to appear at Banbridge Magistrates Court on 18 August.