A man has been arrested in Waterford after heroin, cannabis and cash were found during a search of a house.

The 28-year-old was detained yesterday at the property in the Poleberry area of Waterford city.

The operation was carried out under warrant by the Waterford Garda Divisional Drugs Unit.

Officers seized heroin worth €3,200, cannabis herb worth €4,000 and €1,000 in cash.

The man was arrested on suspicion of the sale and supply of controlled drugs.

He was questioned at Waterford Garda Station and was later released.

A file will be sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.