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Firearm, pipe bomb and drugs seized during search of house in Larne

Detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland carried out a planned search of a house in Larne on Thursday, 7th July.

A firearm and suspected pipe bomb were removed from the house. Also found during the search was a quantity of cannabis, drug-related items, a quantity of pregabalin/ mirtazapine tablets and a number of mobile phones.

Detective Inspector Lenaghan said:

“Police remain fully committed to tackling the scourge of drugs and linked criminality.

“We will continue to proactively investigate and carry out searches to tackle this issue. I would appeal to anyone who knows anything about illegal drugs or drug dealing in their area to contact police on 101, or submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at”


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