Pair charged with multiple offences after firearm seizures


The PSNI’s Organised Crime Branch has charged two men with a strong of offences following seizures on April 1.

The pair, aged 32 and 56, were arrested following the raids which uncovered firearms, ammunition and drugs in north Belfast and Newtownabbey.

The 56-year-old man was charged with 13 offences, and the 32 year old man with 15 offences.

The PSNI said: “These offences include Possessing Class A and B drugs with intent to supply, cultivating cannabis and possession of a number of firearms and a quantity of ammunition in suspicious circumstances.”

They are both due to appear at Belfast Magistrates’ Court on Saturday.