Gardaí arrest man after cash and drugs seizure

Dylan White


Dylan White


Gadraí arrest man after Tipperary cash and drugs

Gardaí arrest man after Tipperary cash and drugs seizure

Gardaí have arrested a man following searches in Clonmel, County Tipperary, on Monday.

Shortly after 9am, gardaí from the Clonmel district, assisted by the regional dog and armed support units, carried out searches at a number of properties in Clonmel as part of an ongoing investigation.

During the course of the searches, suspected controlled drugs worth an estimated €8,000 were discovered by a garda dog. The suspected drugs will now be sent for analysis. €1,160 in cash and documentation was also seized during the search.

A man in his 40s was arrested at the scene and is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Clonmel Garda Station.