Tuesday 17 September 2019

Gardai seize drugs and arrest three people after search

A man and two women were arrested

(Stock photo)
(Stock photo)

Sean Nolan

Gardai have arrested three people after a large quantity of drugs was seized in Longford today.

According to gardai, officers from the Roscommon/Longford Drug unit along with the National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau and Revenue Customs officers searched two houses in Edgesworthstown.

During the search six kilos of herbal cannabis was discovered.

It has an estimated street value of €120,000.

A small quantity of cocaine was also discovered.

A man in his 20s, plus two woman, one in her 20s and one in her 50s, were arrested.

They are currently detained at Longford Garda Station.

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