Three held over drug seizure in Co Kildare
Published 17/02/2012 | 09:50
THREE men have been arrested after the seizure of drugs with a street value of €350,000.
Detectives uncovered the haul of ecstasy tablets during a search of an open area at Maganey, Castledermot, Co Kildare, yesterday evening.
The operation was carried out at around 6.30pm. Gardai from Athy and Carlow were involved.
The three men - aged 25, 27 and 31 - were arrested at the scene.
They are being detained at Naas, Newbridge and Kildare Garda stations under the Drug Trafficking Act.
Gardai said investigations are continuing.