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£30,000 cannabis factory uncovered by police in Newry

Police in Newry have uncovered a cannabis factory.

Windsor Bungalows Drugs 1Plants and herbal cannabis with an estimated street value of around £30,000 was found at a property in Windsor Bungalows on Wednesday 6th January.

A vehicle and equipment used in the cultivation of cannabis was also seized at the scene.

Detective Inspector Keith Gawley said, “The discovery of this haul has taken a substantial amount of drugs off local streets and demonstrates that when people report their concerns to us, they are actively helping us stamp out the scourge of drugs in Newry.

He added, “I would encourage anyone with concerns about drug cultivation, dealing or supply in their community to please get in touch with us on the 101 non-emergency number. You can also report via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”

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