Monday 23 September 2019

Man (46) arrested after €600k of drugs seized in Louth

An image of the seizure
An image of the seizure

Mícheál Ó Scannáil

Gardaí have arrested a 46-year-old man in connection with a drug seizure of €600,000 worth of cannabis herb in Ardee, Co. Louth.

The seizure took place after of an ongoing investigation by local Gardaí, and Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau, led to a planned search operation of a property in Tallanstown, Ardee.

The search, which took place on Friday night, uncovered the cannabis herb which is estimated to have a street value of €600,000.

The man who was arrested is being held at Drogheda Garda Station under the Drug Trafficking Act.

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