10 Aug 2022

Gardaí seize €500,000 worth of drugs in South East

Gardaí seize €500,000 worth of drugs in the South East

Gardaí seize €500,000 worth of drugs in the South East

A man is in custody at a South East garda station following the seizure of drugs with an estimated street value of €500,000.

During a joint operation between Kilkenny/Carlow and Wexford garda divisions investigating the sale and supply of illegal controlled drugs in Kilkenny, Carlow and South East, gardaí stopped a car at Templemartin on outskirts of Kilkenny city on Wednesday morning. €500,000 worth of cannabis herb was found in the vehicle.

The man was arrested and is currently being detained under the Criminal Justice Act at Kilkenny Garda Station.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.