East Belfast UVF linked to drugs arrest of 21-year-old

A 21-year-old man has been charged with a number of drugs related offences by police investigating suspected drugs criminality linked to East Belfast UVF.

Sunday, 5th December 2021, 10:29 am
Officers from the Paramilitary Crime Task Force are investigating suspected drugs criminality linked to East Belfast UVF

The charges include possession of class A and class B drugs, possession of class A and class B drugs with intent to supply and being concerned in the supply of class B drugs.

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He is due to appear at Belfast Magistrates Court tomorrow. As is normal procedure all charges are reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.

The charges are in connection with the arrest of a man in east Belfast on Saturday by officers from the Paramilitary Crime Task Force (PCTF), investigating suspected drugs criminality linked to East Belfast UVF.