KANTURK: Three arrested after €140k of cannabis herb seized

9 December 2017
By Elaine Murphy
elaine@TheCork.ie

Gardaí in Cork have arrested two men and one woman and seized a quantity of drugs. The operate took place last evening in Cork and Kerry

Gardaí from the Cork City Divisional Drugs unit carried out an operation which resulted in the seizure of cannabis herb with an approximate value of €140,000 (subject to analysis).

In a follow up search of the home of one of the arrested persons, members from the Kerry Divisional Drug unit seized cocaine to the value of €10,000 (subject to analysis).

Three persons (two men (30s & 40s) and one woman (40s) were arrested at the scene and are currently detained at Mallow and Gurranabraher Garda Stations under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.

Investigations are ongoing.

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