Northern Ireland

Cannabis plants seized in Short Strand in east Belfast

Cannabis plants

Police have discovered 29 cannabis plants and "associated equipment" during searches of two houses in the Short Strand area of east Belfast.

Twenty plants were found at a house in Bryans Court during a search which began at 0945 BST on Tuesday morning.

Nine plants were recovered from another house at Harper Street a short time later.

A woman in her 30s has been arrested along with a man in his 20s. A woman in her 20s was questioned but released.