Six people appeared at Ballymena Magistrates Court this morning charged with drugs offences. At the time of the arrests a police spokesperson said
“These arrests and seizures demonstrate our commitment to policing the threat posed by drugs. Public safety is our first priority and today, we have removed dangerous drugs from the streets and prevented harm to people within our community.
“We are doing everything possible to proactively tackle the issue of illegal drugs.
Ellen Culbertson (26), of Carthall Road and Jonathan Paul Drake (30), of Pates Lane, each face 22 charges, while Corey Kennedy (21), of Hazelbank Road, faces 18 charges.
Jonathan Neill (23), of Westbourne Crescent, is accused of nine offences and Alan Francis Cahoon (59), of Cypress Drive and Catherine Michelle Henderson (46), of Society Street, each face six charges.
A lawyer for Drake, Kennedy and Neill said no application was being made for bail and they were remanded in custody.
Bail applications were successful for Culbertson, Cahoon and Henderson.
All cases were adjourned to Coleraine Magistrates Court on June 25.