Two men arrested in connection with €100k drug seizure
Published 02/08/2014 | 21:44
Gardaí arrested two men and seized a quantity of drugs in an operation in Ballinsloe, Co Galway this morning.
As part of a planned operation, gardaí searched a house at Kilgarve Court in Ballinsloe.
During the course of this search ,they discovered 120 cannabis plants being cultivated as well as a quantity of harvested cannabis.
The drugs, subject to analysis, may have a street value of €100,000.
Two men in their 30s were arrested at the scene and are detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Ballinasloe and Loughrea Garda Stations.
They may be detained for up to seven days.