Ahoghill arrest in drugs and blackmail probe

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Detectives from Reactive and Organised Crime Branch have arrested a 30 year old man in the Ahoghill district as part of a drugs and blackmail investigation.

The suspect was arrested this morning and has been taken to Antrim police station for questioning.

Detective Inspector Tom McClure, from Reactive and Organised Crime Branch, said: “The suspect is being questioned about blackmail, threats to kill, the illegal supply of controlled drugs and other offences.

“Officers are searching a property in Ahoghill and our enquiries are continuing.”