Gardaí in the South East have arrested six people following a series of raids on cannabis grow-houses across the region.

Dozens of gardaí were involved in the operation with searches in Carlow, Kildare, Waterford and Wexford.

Four grow-houses were uncovered and cannabis herb and seed, valued at €750,000 was seized along with €60,000 in cash.

The six people who were arrested are all believed to be from Vietnam.