Gardai seize cannabis herb worth €50k
Published 04/07/2014 | 09:21
Gardai have seized cannabis herb worth €50,000 in a house.
The seizure follows an ongoing garda operation targeting the sale and supply of drugs in the Bandon area of Cork.
Gardai from the Cork City Divisional Drug Unit carried out a search of a premises in the Templemartin area of Bandon at approximately 10am yesterday.
Cannabis herb with an estimated street value of up to €50,000 was discovered in the house.
A man in his 50’s was arrested at the scene and detained under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Bandon Garda Station.
He is expected to appear before Bandon District Court later this morning charged in connection with this incident.