Cannabis factory found in Newtownabbey
Published Friday, 14 December 2012
A cannabis factory has been uncovered during police searches in Newtownabbey on Friday morning.
Cannabis plants were recovered at the scene. (© PSNI)
Officers made the discovery during a search of a house at Merville Garden Village.
According to the PSNI, plants with an estimated street value of around £10,000 have been seized.
The search was carried out after police arrested an 18-year-old man on suspicion of burglary, at a shopping centre on Longwood Road.
He remains in custody on suspicion of both burglary and drugs offences.