A MAN has been charged after police recovered drugs and cash from a house in Linwood.

Officers armed with a search warrant swooped on the property in Brediland Road at around 9am on Friday.

During the raid, drugs believed to be heroin and herbal cannabis were found, along with white tablets.

Police also seized £2,000 in cash.

A spokesperson said a 37-year-old suspect had been arrested in connection with the raid but was later released on an undertaking.

He is due to appear in court at a later date.

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