Monday 23 October 2017

Gardai arrest two men following cannabis seizure

Gardai have arrested two men and seized a quantity of drugs from their car on Rathgar Road, Dublin.

Gardai stopped the car at 5pm yesterday and the two males, in their 20s, were searched.

A quantity of cannabis herb was discovered and the vehicle was taken to Terenure Garda Station where a further search took place and more of the same drug was found.

The drugs are believed to have a street value of €25,000.

Gardai carried out further searches at two properties in the city and further quantities of cannabis, cannabis herb, ecstasy and cocaine, as well as other drug paraphernalia, were discovered.

Both men were arrested and were detained at Terenure Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

The man have since been released and a file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

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