Man held over €800,000 cannabis seizure

Tuesday 03 June 2014 23.29
The man is being held at Newbridge Garda Station
The man is being held at Newbridge Garda Station

A man has been arrested after cannabis with an estimated street value of €800,000 was seized in Co Kildare.

Gardaí carried out a planned search of a house at Crossmorris, Co Kildare, yesterday.

40kg of cannabis herb was found during the search.

A 43-year-old man was arrested at the scene and is being held at Newbridge Garda Station