Tuesday 23 October 2018

Cannabis haul found in raid on house in County Kerry

Gardai discovered a grow house in Co Kerry and seized almost 200,000 euro worth of the drug.

Cannabis plants (Gareth Fuller/PA)
Cannabis plants (Gareth Fuller/PA)

By Aoife Moore, Press Association

Gardai seized almost 200,000 euro worth of cannabis from a grow house in Co  Kerry on Sunday.

An estimated 112,000 euro worth of suspected cannabis plants and 80,000 euro worth of suspected cannabis herb were found in the property in Glenbeigh after a search.

Gardai from the Killarney District carried out the search around 8pm and discovered the sophisticated grow house in operation.

The scene is currently preserved for technical examination, no arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.

Press Association

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