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Sunday 22 October 2017

Three men charged in connection with seizure of heroin and cocaine worth €119k

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Geraldine Gittens

Geraldine Gittens

Three men have been charged in connection with drugs seizures in Cork.

They are due to appear before a special sitting of Cork District Court today at 1pm.

The three men were arrested following searches of a vehicle and a premises in Togher and Blarney in Cork on Thursday. Heroin and cocaine with an estimated value of €119,000 were seized.

The men were detained at Togher and Gurranabraher Garda Stations under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996 as amended.

All three remain in Garda custody, a garda spokesperson said.

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