Three charged after £400,000 suspected cannabis seizure

THREE men have been charged over the seizure of £400,000 worth of suspected herbal cannabis.

The drugs were found during a police operation in Banbridge and Belfast on Sunday.

The three are aged 30, 33 and 57. They are expected to appear at Belfast Magistrates Court later on Tuesday.

A 28-year-old man also arrested in the operation has been released without charge.

The 33-year-old man has been charged with possession of class B drugs, possession of class B drugs with intent to supply, conspiracy to supply class B drugs and supply of class B drugs.

The 57-year-old has been charged with possession of class B drugs, possession of class B drugs with intent to supply and conspiracy to supply class B drugs.

The 30-year-old man has been charged with conspiracy to supply class B drugs and possession of criminal property.