N. Ireland Politics

'Substantial quantities' of drugs found in raids

A police officer kicks in a door of a house Image copyright PSNI
Image caption Wednesday's searches were part of Operation Torus, a police campaign to tackle street level drug dealing

"Substantial quantities of illegal drugs" have been seized following searches in Templepatrick, Newtownabbey and Bangor on Wednesday, the PSNI has said.

Det Insp Pete Mullan said: "We have recovered cannabis and cocaine with an estimated street value of £250,000, as well as other drug related paraphernalia.

"I am very pleased to have taken these dangerous and illegal substances from our streets," he added.

There were no arrests.

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