£40,000 of drugs seized

Police have recovered a quantity of cannabis valued at approximately £20,000 and a quantity of herbal cannabis, also valued at approximately £20,000.

Officers uncovered the cannabis factory during a planned search of a house in the Duneany Road area of Glarryford on Wednesday 25 January under the Misuse of Drugs Act.

A 34-year-old woman has been charged with cultivating cannabis, possession of Class B controlled drug with intent to supply and possession of Class B controlled drug. She is due to appear at Ballymena Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, 23 February.

As is normal procedure all charges will be reviewed by the PPS.