Northern Ireland

160 cannabis plants discovered in Castlewellan house

Cannabis plants (generic)
Image caption More than 160 cannabis plants were found (generic picture)

Police have seized more than 160 cannabis plants in County Down.

They were discovered during the search of a house on the Bann Road in Castlewellan on Monday evening.

No arrests were reported by the police, but they have said their inquiries are continuing.

Detectives have appealed for anyone with any information to contact them at Lurgan PSNI station on 0845 600 8000, or on Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.