Northern Ireland

Man charged with growing cannabis in Kilkeel

A 27-year-old man has been charged with a number of drugs-related offences following a police operation in Kilkeel, County Down.

The man was arrested on Tuesday after the search of a house in Abbey Park.

He has been charged with possession of cannabis, growing cannabis and being concerned in the production of class B drugs. A number of cannabis plants were also recovered by police.

The man is due to appear before Newry Magistrates' Court on 11 January.