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Cannabis with a street value of more than two million pounds was seized at Lochryan Port, police said

Cannabis with a street value of more than two million pounds was seized at Lochryan Port, police said

Cannabis with a street value of more than two million pounds was seized at Lochryan Port, police said

A man has been arrested over a multimillion-pound seizure of cannabis on its way to Northern Ireland.

Police seized the drugs at Lochryan Port, Belfast Way, Cairnryan, Dumfries and Galloway, on Tuesday.

The drugs were seized from a vehicle which was about to get on the ferry to Belfast.

The cannabis has a potential street value in Northern Ireland of approximately £2.1 million.

A Dumfries and Galloway Police spokesman said a 60-year-old man from the Manchester area has been arrested.

PA