Two held over Tuam cannabis seizure

Tuesday 18 June 2013 22.01
Gardaí said the arrest of 49-year-old  man was significant
Gardaí said the arrest of 49-year-old man was significant

Two men were arrested this evening after drugs worth over €400,000 were seized in Co Galway.

Officers from the Garda National Drugs Unit along with local gardaí searched a house in Tuam just after 5pm and found 20kg of cannabis herb.

The men, aged 49 and 41, were arrested at the scene.

Gardaí have described the arrest of the 49-year-old man as significant.