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Steven McDonald and Arthur Ord jailed over Aberdeen heroin haul

Arthur Ord
Image caption Drugs were found in Arthur Ord's Aberdeen home

Two men who admitted being involved in the supply of drugs after heroin with a street value of about £60,000 was found in Aberdeen have been jailed.

Police discovered the drugs during a search of 34-year-old Arthur Ord's home in February, the High Court in Edinburgh heard.

They then arrested 28-year-old accomplice Steven McDonald.

McDonald was jailed for three-and-a-half years and Ord for three years and four months.

Lord Pentland, at the High Court in Dumbarton, said the men were involved in a "serious offence".

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