Northern Ireland

Five arrested over £25,000 Newtownards drugs find

Police car

Five people have been arrested after drugs worth an estimated £25,000 were seized in Newtownards on Thursday.

The class A drugs and what police said was equipment used in the supply of drugs, were found when officers searched a house in North Street.

Three men aged 26, 32 and 33 and two women aged 19 and 20 were arrested at the scene.

The three men remain in police custody whilst the two women have been released on police bail.

The search took place at about 1630 BST.