18 May 2022

Gardaí arrest three men after €62,000 South East drugs seizures

Gardaí arrest three men after €62,000 South East drugs seizure

Gardaí arrest three men after drugs seizures in Carlow and Wexford

Gardaí have arrested three men after drugs seizures in the South East

The Divisional Burglary Response Unit conducted a checkpoint in Hacketstown, County Carlow, on Tuesday where they located €40,000 worth of cannabis herb and €2,000 worth of cocaine in a vehicle. Two males were arrested and detained under Section 2 of Criminal Justice Drug Trafficking legislation.

A follow-up search in Gorey, County Wexford, located approximately €20,000 worth of cocaine. A third male was subsequently arrested and detained at Gorey Garda Station.

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