Man arrested in Portarlington after arms, ammunition, and drugs found

Friday 13 September 2013 21.14
Gardaí carried out search of an apartment in Portarlington this afternoon
Gardaí carried out search of an apartment in Portarlington this afternoon

A man in his 20s has been arrested in Portarlington, Co Laois, after two sawn-off shotguns, a pistol, and a quantity of ammunition were recovered.

Cannabis herb with an estimated street value of up to €10,000 was also seized during the search of an apartment at the Oaks, Killinacourt, this afternoon. The man is being held at Portlaoise Garda Station.