Saturday 20 January 2018

Man arrested as €480,000 worth of cannabis seized in Meath

A man was arrested when Gardai seized cannabis worth an estimated €480,000 in Co. Meath yesterday.

The 24-year-old man was detained at the scene in Larrix Street, Duleek, yesterday morning.

 

Officers found the cannabis herb, worth an estimated €480,000, and brought the man to Drogheda Garda Station where he will remain under the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.

 

Gardai used advanced analytical intelligence methods as part this intelligence-led operation.

 

The man is scheduled to appear before Dundalk District Court  this morning.

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