Northern Ireland

£30,000 of cannabis plants seized in Larne

Image caption Cannabis plants were found in a house in Larne

Police have seized 60 suspected cannabis plants with an estimated street value of £30,000 from a house in Larne on Thursday afternoon.

Following the Old Glenarm Road raid, a number of other items were taken away for further forensic examination.

PSNI Insp Noel Rogan said it was the third such seizure in recent months in Larne.

"Over £100,000 worth of suspected cannabis has been taken off the streets since May this year," he said.