Over €300,000 worth of drugs seized in Cashel

Eamon Lacey

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Eamon Lacey

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elacey@nationalist.ie

Over €300,000 worth of drugs seized in Cashel

Over three €300,000 worth of drugs have been seized in Cashel in two gardai raids over the weekend.

A male and a female were arrested after the raids.The woman has been released without charge, a file is being sent to the DPP , while the male remains in custody this afternoon and is scheduled to appear at a special sitting of Nenagh district court this evening.

 

The first discovery was made after Gardai stopped a van in Cashel in the early hours of Sunday morning.

A search of the vehicle uncovered over €30,000 worth of cannibas resin.

Two  people were arrested and detained at Cahir Garda station for questioning.

A  search was laster conducted of a property in Cashel on Sunday by the Cork Divisional drugs unit, assisted by local gardai.

During the search gardai  found  over €280,000  worth of heroin and a further €3,000  worth of cannibas resin.

The drugs have been sent for technical analysis.