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Monday 23 October 2017

Man (30) arrested after €6k cannabis seized in Kerry

Majella O'Sullivan

Majella O'Sullivan

Cannabis with an estimated street value of €6,000 has been seized following a raid by gardai on a house in Co Kerry.

A 30-year-old man was arrested at the house in Castemaine yesterday afternoon by gardai from the Tralee Divisional Drugs Unit.

He was detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice Act but later released without charge.

A file will be prepared for the director of public prosecutions.

The raid was part of an on-going intelligence-led operation targeting the sale and supply of drugs.

The drugs seized were cannabis herb.

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