Northern Ireland

Two arrested after drug seizures in Newtownabbey and Newry

Two men have been arrested following separate drug seizures in Newtownabbey and Newry.

A 33-year-old man was arrested after £50,000 of Mephedrone was seized in the Mallusk area of Newtownabbey, County Antrim, on Wednesday.

Elsewhere, a 37-year-old man was arrested following the seizure of cannabis with an estimated street value of £50,000.

It followed the search of a house in the Bracken Grove area of Newry.