Two men held after €1m cannabis seizure

Saturday 14 June 2014 23.52
Two men, aged 61 and 36, were arrested and are currently being held at Bray Garda Station
Two men, aged 61 and 36, were arrested and are currently being held at Bray Garda Station

Two men have been arrested after cannabis herb with an estimated street value of over €1m was seized in Wicklow.

Two houses were searched in Newtownmountkennedy, Co Wicklow.

Gardaí discovered 51kg of cannabis herb with an estimated street value of around €1.02m.

Two men, aged 61 and 36, were arrested and are currently being held at Bray Garda Station.

Separately, a 24-year-old man was arrested yesterday after cocaine with an estimated street value of €20,000 was seized from a car in Blackpool in Cork.

He is being held at Gurranabraher Garda Station.