Thursday 22 March 2018

Man arrested in €5k drugs find

A man has been arrested and seized over €2,400 worth of drugs after an operation in Cork.

Gardaí in Fermoy stopped and searched a vehicle near Watergrasshill. Cocaine, cannabis herb and cannabis resin worth €2,400 were discovered in the car.

The driver a man in his late 30s was arrested and taken to Fermoy Garda station where he was detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.  

During a follow up search at a house in Ballincollig a further quantity of cannabis herb, with a street value of €3,000 was discovered.

A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

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