Police find drugs after stopping car

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Police have arrested three men on suspicion of possession of class B drugs and possession of class B drugs with intent to supply after stopping a car on the evening of Friday 10 January.

The car was stopped on the Portrush Road, Ballymoney, and found to contain a significant quantity of class B drugs, believed to be herbal cannabis. The car and the suspected cannabis was taken away for further examination.

Officers following up on the arrests and drugs find, carried out a second search, this time of a house in the Knockanteran area of Coleraine. One man was arrested at this house, on suspicion of possession of class B drugs.

Police enquiries continue and they would ask anyone with any information on the use of illegal drugs to contact them on 0845 600 8000. Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.