Drugs seized from Clonmel house

A quantity of drugs was seized from a house near Clonmel at the weekend.

A quantity of drugs was seized from a house near Clonmel at the weekend.

The drugs were seized by Gardai from a house in Lisronagh, halfway between Clonmel and Fethard.

They included cocaine and cannabis and had an estimated street value in the region of €1,000.

Gardai believe they were intended for sale or supply.

No arrests were made but a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Meanwhile, five motorists suspected of driving with excess alcohol were arrested in Clonmel over the weekend.

The arrests were made between last Friday and Tuesday morning.

Gardai have appealed for motorists to exercise greater care and responsibility on the roads and not to drink and drive.