Four arrested after drugs seized


Four men were arrested and Class A drugs seized in the aftermath of a theft from Tesco in Meadow Lane.

Police received a report of shoplifting at “supermarket premises” on Tuesday afternoon, December 30.

Police attended and a 28-year-old man was arrested for theft.

A subsequent search of a property in Clonavon Avenue was conducted on the same afternoon and police recovered a quantity of suspected Class A drugs along with other drugs paraphernalia.

Three men, aged 27, 29 and 31-years-old, were arrested for possession of Class A drugs, possession of Class A with intent to supply and being concerned in the supply of drugs.

The 28-year-old man was further arrested for the same offences.

All four were later released on bail pending further enquiries.