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Man remanded over £20k cocaine haul in Belfast

The man appeared in court on Saturday, while a woman also charged with drug offences will appear next month. Credit: Presseye

A man has appeared in court charged with a number of drug offences after more than £20,000 worth of cocaine was seized during searches in Belfast.

A quantity of prescription drugs, namely pregabalin, was also seized during Friday’s operation in the Glencairn area of the city.

The 46-year-old is accused of being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs.

He appeared at Belfast Magistrates’ Court on Saturday morning and was remanded in custody.

A 51-year-old woman also facing drugs charges arising out of the seizures is due to appear in court on 13 September.