Man arrested after gardai seize €300,000 worth of drugs in Kilkenny
Published 17/06/2016 | 16:47
Gardai have seized cannabis herb and cocaine with an estimated value of €300,000 in Co Kilkenny.
At around 5.30pm yesterday Gardai from the Carlow/Kilkenny Divisional Drug Unit carried out a planned search of a house in the New Park area of Kilkenny.
During the course of the search cannabis herb with an estimated street value of up to €100,000 and cocaine with an estimated street value of up to €200,000 were seized.
A male in his 50s was arrested at the scene and is currently detained under the provisions of Section 2 of The Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Kilkenny Garda Station.