Friday 14 December 2018

Gardai arrest three people after ecstasy, cocaine and cannabis seized at a house

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Independent.ie Newsdesk

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Three people have been arrested after gardai seized ecstasy, cocaine and cannabis seized at a house in Co Cork.

Gardaí from Bandon Garda station searched a house at Presentation Terrace, Kinsale on Friday.

During the course of the search gardaí discovered Ecstasy with a street value of approximately €54,000; Cannabis herb with a street value of approximately €60,000 and Cocaine with a street value of approximately €175,000 (all subject to forensic examination).

A man and a woman in their 40s and a man in his 20s were arrested and were detained at Bandon Garda station under the provisions of section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.

The woman in her 40s and the man in his 20s have been released without charge and a file will be prepared fro the Director of Public Prosecutions.

A man in his 40s is due to appear at a special sitting of Macroom District Court on Monday October 30 2017 at 6pm charged in relation to the seizure.

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