20k Cannabis seized in Cork

15 July 2015
By Bryan T. Smyth

As part of an intelligence led joint operation, officers from Revenue’s Customs Service with the Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau and Cork Divisional Drugs Unit, yesterday (14/7/15) seized 1 kg of Herbal Cannabis, with an estimated value of €20,000.00 in Cork.

The drugs which originated in Cameroon were seized when a controlled delivery was carried out in Douglas Road, Cork, 

A 57 year old male was arrested, under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996, and was later released.

A file is being prepared for the DPP.

Investigations are continuing.

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