Man charged in connection with cannabis factory found in Belfast

A 22-year-old man has been charged in connection with the discovery of a cannabis factory in Belfast yesterday.

The plants which were found in the Castlereagh area are worth in the region of £600,000.

He is expected to appear at Ards Magistrates Court tomorrow morning.

A 53-year-old man arrested in the Antrim area yesterday on suspicion of conspiracy to produce Class B drugs and possession of Class A drugs has been released on bail.


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