Northern Ireland

Antrim: Man, 30, arrested in Ahoghill over blackmail and drugs

A man has been arrested in County Antrim in connection with a drugs and blackmail investigation, police have said.

The 30-year-old man was arrested in Ahoghill on Tuesday morning and taken to Antrim police station.

Det Insp Tom McClure said: "The suspect is being questioned about blackmail, threats to kill, the illegal supply of controlled drugs and other offences."

Police officers are also searching a property in Ahoghill.