Cannabis plants worth €480,000 seized in Cork

Thursday 19 September 2013 17.05
A man is currently being held at Bandon Garda Station
A man is currently being held at Bandon Garda Station

A man has been arrested after cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €480,000 were seized in Co Cork.

Gardaí say a sophisticated cultivation system was in operation at Ron Na Killa, Tarelton near Macroom.

600 plants were seized. A 31-year-old man was arrested and is being held at Bandon Garda Station.