Hardwell teen arrested on drugs charges

Hardwell teen arrested on drugs charges

A teenager has been arrested on drugs charges after his parents are understood to have handed him in to the police over a picture which appeared on his Facebook profile ahead of a concert in Belfast.

The 18-year-old was arrested at Grosvenor Road police station in the early hours of Friday, on suspicion of possession of a class A drug with intent to supply.He has since been released on police bail pending further enquiries.It is believed the teen was handed over to officers by his parents after a picture of a quantity of drugs appeared on his Facebook page ahead of the DJ Hardwell gig in the Odyssey Arena.A large scale emergency procedure was put into operation outside the venue after scores of people became ill.Doctors involved said that many had symptoms related to possible alcohol and drug misuse.Both the Odyssey and the ambulance service said that many of those people had arrived at the Queen's Island complex already intoxicated.


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