Two 23 year old women from Newry have been charged with various drug offences.
They are due to appear at Armagh Court this morning.
The charges are believed to be in connection with a planned search and seizure of cash and drugs in the Richmond Court area of Newry on Wednesday evening.
It is understood Police in Lurgan have informed 4 republicans they are under threat from drug dealers.
It follows a number of violent clashes in the town in the last week.
Police in Lurgan are appealing for information following a robbery and assault.
Sometime between 2am and 3am on Sunday, 17 May, a 19 year old female was walking along Mandeville Road when she was approached by two men.
The males spoke to the teenager before assaulting her and taking her mobile phone.
The first man is described as being between 24 and 25 years old, approximately 5ft 11in tall and heavily built with a dark brown goatee.
He was wearing dark trousers which were ripped at the knees and a dark jacket.
The second man is described as being around 20 years old, approximately 5ft 8in tall, of slim build with very short, dirty fair hair.
He was wearing a fleece type jumper with a shirt underneath, navy jeans and Nike Air Max trainers.
The PSNI seized 6 cannabis plants during a search in Ballynahinch on Tuesday.
Growing equipment was also seized.