Monday 20 August 2018

Man arrested after cannabis and ammunition found buried in field

Enniscorthy garda station Picture: Google maps
Enniscorthy garda station Picture: Google maps
Amy Molloy

Amy Molloy

A man has been arrested after cannabis and ammunition were found buried in a field in Co Wexford.

Sniffer dogs were deployed in the Ballycarney area late last night and gardaí arrested the man, who is in his late 30s, at the scene.

The cannabis has an estimated street value of €5,000.

A car parked near the field was also seized by gardaí.

The man was taken to Enniscorthy garda station and remains in custody.

Investigations are ongoing.

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