Friday 18 August 2017

Gardaí arrest man, seize €240k of cannabis herb during car search

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Denise Calnan

Denise Calnan

Gardaí have arrested a man during a significant drug seizure after they searched a car in Ballyfermot yesterday evening.

The car stop occurred at approximately 6.45pm at Cherry Orchard Drive.

Gardaí searched the car and discovered cannabis herb with an estimated street value of €240,000.

The 29-year-old occupant of the car was arrested at the scene.

He was taken to Ronanstown Garda Station and is currently detained for questioning under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.

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