€280k of cannabis plants found in Roscommon
Cannabis plants with an estimated street value of up to €280,000 were found in a house in Roscommon this morning.
A man in his late 20s was arrested at the scene and taken to Roscommon Garda Station.
He is currently being detained under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.
The arrest came after an operation targeting the cultivation of cannabis in the Roscommon area.
Gardai from the Roscommon Divisional Drug unit conducted a planned search of a rural house in Athleague.