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Two men to appear in court following guns, cash and drugs seizure in Markethill and south Armagh

Two men are due to appear in court following the seizure of drugs, cash and firearms in County Armagh over the weekend.

In total, six people were arrested following the series of searches of vehicles and addresses in south Armagh and Markethill on Sunday.

Two men have been charged to appear at court.

A 41-year-old man has been charged with possessing criminal property, possession of class B drugs, possession of class C drugs, possession of class B drugs with intent to supply and possession of class C drugs with intent to supply.

He is due to appear at Armagh Magistrates’ Court, sitting at Newry, this morning (Tuesday).

A 45-year-old man has been charged with possession of class B drugs and possession of class C drugs and is due to appear at Newry Magistrates’ Court on Friday, July 29.

Two men aged 28 and 30 have been released pending further police enquiries and two women aged 31 and 59 have been released without charge.

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