Northern Ireland

Portadown, County Armagh: Nine arrested in heroin supply investigation

Nine people have been arrested as part of a policing operation against the supply of heroin in the Greater Portadown area.

Detectives arrested eight men aged between 29 and 52 years and a 22-year-old woman on Monday.

They have been taken to Musgrave police station in Belfast for questioning.

A number of searches were also conducted in the Portadown area.

Police have appealed for anyone with information about "illegal drugs" to contact them.