Two men have been arrested following the seizure of drugs worth €225,000 in Drogheda, Co Louth.
The seizures were made following searches at houses in the Bryanstown Court and the Riverbank areas yesterday.
Gardaí say that around €180,000 of cannabis herb, €45,000 of cannabis plant and €7,000 in cash were recovered across the two locations.
The drugs will be sent for further analysis.
The arrested men, who are aged in their 30s, are being detained at Drogheda Garda Station.
Gardaí have seized cannabis estimated at €225,000 and arrested two men following searches in Drogheda, Co. Louth on 5th June 2021— Garda Info (@gardainfo) June 6, 2021
Investigations ongoing pic.twitter.com/yAIwKakxPU
Separately, €120,000 worth of suspected cocaine was seized by gardaí in Co Laois yesterday.
The seizure was made when a vehicle was stopped in the Cappakeel area of Portlaoise yesterday afternoon. The drugs will be sent for further analysis.
A man in his 40s was arrested and is being held at Portlaoise Garda Station.
Gardaí in Laois have arrested a man in his 40s following the seizure of €120,000 suspected cocaine on Saturday, 5th June 2021— Garda Info (@gardainfo) June 6, 2021
Investigations are ongoing pic.twitter.com/AxsUzDO8mP
Meanwhile, a man in his late teens has been arrested after suspected cannabis herb worth an estimated €140,000 was seized in Co Kerry.
The drugs, which were wrapped in 13 bags, were found in wooded area in Kilcummin.
Gardaí also seized a weighing scales and a small amount of cash in a follow-up search at a house in the area.
The seizure is part of an ongoing investigation into the sale and supply of drugs in the Killarney area.
As part of an ongoing investigation into the sale and supply of drugs in the Killarney area, Gardaí from the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit arrested a man and seized 140k of suspected cannabis herb in Kilcummin Co. Kerry this morning. pic.twitter.com/x8XDzTPPcf— Garda Info (@gardainfo) June 6, 2021