Man arrested after drugs seized in Tuam, Co Galway

Sunday 06 April 2014 22.29
Gardaí found a sophisticated grow house at the Dangan home
Gardaí found a sophisticated grow house at the Dangan home

A man in his 30s has been arrested after drugs were seized at a house in the Dangan area of Tuam, Co Galway.

A search was carried out at a house when cannabis herb and cannabis plants with a combined estimated street value of up to €100,000 were seized.

Gardaí found a sophisticated grow house at the Dangan home.

Other drug paraphernalia and an outboard boat engine were also seized.

He is currently being detained under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Galway Garda Station.