Trio charged after cannabis farm discovered

Police investigate incident at Magherafelt business
Police investigate incident at Magherafelt business

Three people have been charged with drugs related offences after the discovery of a ‘sophisticated’ cannabis farm in Co Down.

Two men and a woman were charged after cannabis plants with an estimated street value of £50,000 were uncovered during searche of premises on the Ballygowan Road in Comber on Thursday.

A woman aged 39 and two men, aged 26 and 49, have been charged with a number of offences.

These include cultivating cannabis and possessing a class B controlled drug with intent to supply.

They are due to appear at court in Newtownards today (Saturday).