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Suspected Class A and B drugs and cash seized during search linked to East Belfast UVF

A quantity of suspected Class A controlled drugs, Class B controlled drugs and cash were seized by police during a search

A QUANTITY of suspected Class A and B controlled drugs and cash were seized by police during a search of a house in the north Belfast area.

The search, which was carried out by officers from the Paramilitary Crime Task (PCTF),is part of an ongoing operation into suspected drugs criminality linked to the east Belfast UVF.

A 33-year-old man, who was arrested on suspicion of drugs offences and possession of criminal property, was later released on bail pending further police enquiries.

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