Monday 21 August 2017

Ammunition and €34,000 worth of drugs seized by Gardai

The drugs and ammunition seized
The drugs and ammunition seized
The drugs and ammunition seized by the gardai
Amy Mulvaney

Amy Mulvaney

Gardai have seized cocaine and cannabis with an estimated street value of €34,000, as well as a quantity of ammunition.

The seizure occurred following a planned search of a home in Moone, Co. Kildare early Sunday morning.

An estimated street value of €14,000 worth of cocaine and €20,000 worth of cannabis was found at the residential premises of Lower Belan.

A quantity of firearms and ammunition was also found.

A 23-year-old man was arrested at the scene and is currently being detained at Kildare Garda Station.

The seizure is part of the on-going operation by Gardai targeting the illegal sale and supply of drugs in the Kildare area.

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