GARDAI were today questioning a woman in her forties following the discovery of a cannabis growhouse in Co Carlow.
Officers found a number of cannabis plants during a planned search of a property in Carlow town yesterday.
The drugs are thought to have a street value of around €250,000.
The majority of the plants were found upstairs in the house.
A woman in her mid forties was detained by gardai and was today being questioned at Carlow Garda Station. She is being held under Section 2 of the Drug Trafficking Act.