Man charged with supplying drugs


A Dromara man has been returned for trial to Newry Crown Court on drugs charges.

Jason Stephen Cochrane (21), Gransha Road, Dromara, appeared at a preliminary inquiry last Thursday at Banbridge Magistrates Court.

He is charged that between January 1, 2014, and September 10, 2014, he was concerned in the supply of a class B drug, cannabis, and during the same period unlawfully supplied cannabis.

Cochrane also faces a charge of unlawful possession of cannabis on September 9, 2014. He was remanded on his own bail of £500 to appear for arraignment at Newry Crown Court on September 10.