Wednesday 18 October 2017

Four arrested as €40k worth of cocaine seized in Tipperary

An Garda Siochana
An Garda Siochana

€40,000 worth of cocaine has been seized in Co Tipperary.

Gardai from the Tipperary Division conducted searches in four premises in the Roscrea area yesterday.

As a result of these searches a quantity of cocaine was seized, with an estimated street value of €40,000.

Four men were arrested and were detained under Section 2- Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Roscrea Nenagh, Thurles and Templemore Garda Stations.

Three of the men have been released without charge and a file will be prepared for the information of the Director of Public Prosecutions. One man remains in custody in Templemore.

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