Two arrested in Portstewart following searches

Press Eye � Belfast - Northern Ireland'Thursday 16nd March 2017'Photo by Freddie Parkinson / Press Eye �'Six men arrested after 'serious assault' in Co Antrim bar.'Police said that at around 6pm a group of men entered McConnell's Bar on Main Street in Doagh with weapons including hammers and baseball bats before attacking a man in his 40s.'The man was taken to hospital where he's being treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries.'Detective Sergeant Robinson said: "We believe that the males then left the scene on foot to waiting cars and left the area.
Press Eye � Belfast - Northern Ireland'Thursday 16nd March 2017'Photo by Freddie Parkinson / Press Eye �'Six men arrested after 'serious assault' in Co Antrim bar.'Police said that at around 6pm a group of men entered McConnell's Bar on Main Street in Doagh with weapons including hammers and baseball bats before attacking a man in his 40s.'The man was taken to hospital where he's being treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries.'Detective Sergeant Robinson said: "We believe that the males then left the scene on foot to waiting cars and left the area.

Detectives from Reactive and Organised Crime Branch have charged two men with a series of drugs offences as part of an investigation into organised crime in the Coleraine and Portstewart areas.

Detective Inspector Tom McClure said: “The men, aged 43 and 49, were arrested in the Portstewart area yesterday during a series of searches.

They have been charged with cultivating cannabis, possession of a class B drug and possession of a class B drug with intent to supply.”

They are due to appear at Coleraine Magistrates Court on 7 March.