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Woman (50) arrested on M6 after gardai find cocaine worth €70k in car

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A fourth man has been arrested by detectives investigating a murder in Co Limerick

A fourth man has been arrested by detectives investigating a murder in Co Limerick

A 50-year-old woman has been arrested after gardai seized cocaine with a street value of €70,000 from a car.

Gardai from Mullingar were on patrol on the M6 Motorway close to Kilbeggan when they stopped a car at approximately 2.30pm today.

While searching the car, they discovered a kilo of cocaine, believed to have a street value of €70,000.

The woman, who was driving the car and was the sole occupant, was arrested and taken to Mullingar Garda Station where she has been detained.

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