Northern Ireland

Man due in court on drugs charges as part of West Belfast UDA probe

Officers from the Paramilitary Crime Taskforce are investigating the West Belfast UDA.
Officers from the Paramilitary Crime Taskforce are investigating the West Belfast UDA. Officers from the Paramilitary Crime Taskforce are investigating the West Belfast UDA.

A 33-year-old man is due in court next month on drugs charges as part of an investigation into the West Belfast UDA.

Officers from the Paramilitary Crime Taskforce charged the man on Monday following a search at a property in the Shankill area last Thursday.

The man is due in Belfast Magistrates court on Monday, July 10, charged with being concerned in the supply of Class A, B and C controlled drugs.

Following usual procedure, all charges are to be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.