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Man charged after PSNI discover suspected drugs worth £75,000 in Co Antrim

Undated file photo the Police Service Northern Ireland crest as Police chiefs in Northern Ireland are planning cuts of around £20 million from next month because of the political instability. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Sunday March 19, 2017. See PA story ULSTER PSNI. Photo credit should read: Paul Faith/PA Wire.

A man has been charged after police discovered suspected drugs worth £75,000 in Co Antrim.

The haul was found in the Lurgan Road area of Crumlin on Tuesday.

A 38-year-old man has been charged with possession of a class B controlled drug with intent to supply, cultivating cannabis and possession of criminal property.

He is due to appear before Antrim Magistrates' Court on February 4.

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