Man due before South East court following drugs haul at school playground

Mary Cody


Mary Cody


Male due before Kilkenny  court in connection with drugs haul in city school playground

Man due before Kilkenny court following drugs haul at school playground

A male in his twenties is due before Kilkenny District Court later today (Thursday) in connection with a drugs seizure at a school playground in the city yesterday evening.

The drugs were concealed in the playground and are believed to have a street value in the region of €12,000 to €15,000.

Two males were arrested and one male, believed to be a juvenile was released without charge early this morning. A file is being prepared for the DPP.

The second male who is from Kilkenny city will appear in court this afternoon.