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Waterford Garda Drugs Unit seize over €140k worth of cannabis plants

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Waterford Garda Drugs Unit seize over €140k worth of cannabis plants

Waterford Garda Drugs Unit seize over €140k worth of cannabis plants

Waterford Garda Station’s Drugs Unit seized over €140k worth of cannabis plants in two recent operations. 

Cannabis plants were seized in Dunhill and the Newtown area of Waterford city.

The operation in Newtown took place on Thursday (November 15) where Gardaí seized cannabis plants from a suspected grow house worth approximately €100k in total.

51 plants were also seized at a house in Dunhill on Saturday (November 10) worth an estimated €41k. A man who was in the house was arrested and detained for questioning before being released.

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