herald

Wednesday 7 December 2016

Gardai arrest man following seizure of €80k worth of cannabis plants

Gardai arrest man following seizure of €80k worth of cannabis plants
Gardai arrest man following seizure of €80k worth of cannabis plants

Gardai have arrested a man following the seizure of cannabis plants - with a street value of €80,000.

The quantity of drugs were seized during a planned operation of a property in Carlow Town yesterday.

Gardai searched the property at Barrowvale in Co Carlow shortly before 11am.

One man in his 40s was arrested - a second man, who is in his 30s, was taken to hospital with chest injuries.

During the course of the search, gardai discovered cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €80,000.

The arrested man is currently being detained at Carlow Garda Station under section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act and is expected to appear before Carlow District Court later today.

Promoted articles

Entertainment News