Two held over Co Donegal drugs seizure

Friday 25 January 2013 23.48
The men are being questioned at Ballyshannon Garda Station
The men are being questioned at Ballyshannon Garda Station

Two men in their 60s have been arrested following a drugs seizure in Donegal.

Gardaí from Ballintra, Ballyshannon and the Donegal Drugs Unit carried out a search at a farm house at Grabanagh in Ballintra at around 10.30pm yesterday as part of an intelligence-led operation.

Around 300 cannabis plants, with an estimated potential street value of €220,000, were seized during the search.

The two men are being detained at Ballyshannon Garda Station, and can be held for up to seven days.