Northern Ireland

Cannabis factory worth £150,000 discovered in Newtownabbey

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Image caption Police arrested two men on suspicion of drugs offences

Cannabis plants worth an estimated £150,000 have been discovered in Newtownabbey.

A so-called cannabis "factory" was found during a search at a house in Dorchester Gardens on Wednesday.

Two men, aged 43 and 49, were arrested on suspicion of drugs offences including cultivating cannabis and possessing class B drugs with intent to supply.

They are currently assisting police with their enquiries.