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Man assisting police with enquiries after cannabis discovery

A cannabis factory has been uncovered in Portadown.

The discovery was made this morning by (Tuesday) during searches carried out by the PSNI.

The operation centred on properties in the area of Mahon Close, Jervis Street, Selshion Parade and Fitzroy Street.

A 48-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possessing a Class B drug with intent to supply and cultivating cannabis.

He is assisting police with their enquiries.

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