200 cannabis plants seized in Kerry

Friday 19 April 2013 11.04
Gardaí from the Kanturk Drug Unit carried out a planned search of a house near Rathmore
Gardaí from the Kanturk Drug Unit carried out a planned search of a house near Rathmore

Around 200 cannabis plants were seized by gardaí at Rathmore, Co Kerry, last night.

Gardaí from the Kanturk Drug Unit carried out a planned search of a house near the town.

The plants, which were at various stages of growth, have an estimated street value of up to €160,000.

The scene has been sealed off for a technical examination.

No arrests were made and the investigation is ongoing.