A man in his 30s who was arrested in Wexford yesterday following the seizure of around €300,000 in drugs has been released without charge.

Cannabis herb, cocaine and cannabis resin was discovered  as part of an investigation into the sale and supply of illegal drugs in the Wexford area.

Gardaí from the Wexford District Drugs Unit carried out the operation in the Carne area at around midday yesterday.

The man was arrested at the scene. A file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.