Northern Ireland

Men charged over Newtownabbey cannabis factory


Two men in their 40s have been charged with drugs offences after the discovery of a cannabis factory in County Antrim.

Plants worth about £150,000 were found on Wednesday 14 March in a search of a house in Dorchester Gardens, Newtownabbey.

The men, aged 49 and 43, have been charged with various offences.

These include cultivating cannabis, being concerned in the production of a class B controlled drug and possession of that drug with intent to supply.