A man has been charged after gardaí seized cannabis with an estimated street value of  €127,000 in Co Meath.

A search of a house in the Mill Lane area of Stamullen yesterday resulted in the discovery of 22 cannabis plants and approximately 5.5kg of cannabis herb.

Two men were arrested at the scene and detained at Ashbourne Garda Station.

One man was charged in relation to the incident and was due to appear before Dundalk District Court today.

The other man was released without charge and a file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.