Europe

Irish police seize drugs worth 1.02m euros

  • 14 June 2014
  • From the section Europe
Garda (Irish police) crest
Image caption The drugs were seized following a search of two houses in Newtownmountkennedy

Two men have been arrested by Irish police following the seizure of cannabis worth an estimated 1.02m euros (£814,062) in County Wicklow.

Police made the discovery during a search of two houses in Newtownmountkennedy on Friday.

The men, one aged in his 30s and the other in his 60s, are being held at Bray Garda Station.

Police said the drugs were seized as part of an ongoing intelligence-led operation.

Related Topics