Arrests after cannabis factory found on Tandragee Road


A man and woman were arrested following a burglary and discovery of a cannabis factory in Portadown.

Police received a report of a house on Tandragee Road being burgled around 3.30am on December 8. A description of the burglar was circulated and officers stopped a female matching the description further along Tandragee Road.

The 19-year-old female was found with a cannabis plant in her possession and two bags of household items.

Police returned to the burgled property and discovered a cannabis factory in the bedroom. A 25-year-old man was arrested for possession of Class B drugs, possession of Class B drugs with intent to supply and cultivation of cannabis.

A 19-year-old female was arrested for burglary and possession of Class B drugs. Both are currently assisting police.