Man arrested as gardai seize cannabis herb valued at €37,000
Published 17/04/2014 | 14:23
A man in his 50s has been arrested in a garda raid at a Wicklow property.
Gardai targeting the sale and supply of controlled drugs in the Wicklow area carried out a planned search of a property at Ballard, Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow earlier this morning.
During the search cannabis herb and cannabis plants with a combined estimated street value of up to €37,000 (pending analysis) was seized.
A male in his 50’s was arrested at the scene and is currently detained at Bray Garda Station under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.