Thursday 19 October 2017

Three men charged over €1.5m drugs haul

Georgina O'Halloran

THREE men have been charged in connection with a €1.5m drugs seizure.

The men, from Cork and Limerick, were charged at Cork District Court on Saturday with possession and possession for sale or supply of cannabis resin at St Joseph's, Boreenmanna Road, Cork.

Jerome O'Halloran (59) from St Joseph's, Boreenmanna Road and Trevor Williamson (46) from Meadowbrook, Heron's Wood, Carrigaline were released on their own bonds after gardai did not object to bail. They are due to appear again at the same court on Wednesday.

The third man, Michael O'Connell (53) from O'Malley Park, Southill, Limerick, did not apply for bail and he was remanded in custody to appear at the district court on October 4.

Irish Independent

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