Northern Ireland

Woman (44) arrested after suspected drugs seized in Coleraine

Police have recovered suspected Class A and B drugs during a search in Coleraine on Wednesday.
Police have recovered suspected Class A and B drugs during a search in Coleraine on Wednesday. Police have recovered suspected Class A and B drugs during a search in Coleraine on Wednesday.

A 44-year-old woman has been arrested by police after suspected drugs and cash were found during a search of a property in Coleraine.

Detectives from the PSNI's Organised Crime Branch carried out the search and made the arrest on Wednesday evening.

“A quantity of suspected Class A and Class B controlled drugs were located and taken away for further examination, alongside a quantity of cash," a PSNI spokesperson said.

The woman was arrested on suspicion of possession of Class A and B controlled drugs, possession with intent to supply class A and B drugs, possession of criminal property and attempted obstruction of police.

She remained in police custody on Wednesday night.