Two men charged after £753,000 worth of cannabis seized

Police acting on intelligence make discovery during a search of premises in Buckie on Sunday evening.

Two men charged after £753,000 worth of cannabis seized Google
Police seized a significant amount of drugs in Buckie.

Two men have been charged after police seized £753,000 worth of cannabis in a Moray town.

Officers acting on intelligence found the drugs when they carried out a search of premises in West Church Street, Buckie, on Sunday evening.

Police said two men, aged 27 and 34, have been arrested and charged in connection with alleged drug supply offences.

They are due to appear at Inverness Sheriff Court on Tuesday.

Detective Sergeant Scott McKay, of Aberdeen CID, said: “This enforcement action was carried out after receiving intelligence of a cannabis cultivation in the area and resulted in a significant seizure of the drug.”