€130,000 worth of cannabis and cocaine seized in Rochfortbridge

One man arrested after raid on Sunday

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€130,000 of cannabis and cocaine seized in Rochfortbridge

Drugs seized in Rochfortbridge

As part of an on going operation into the sale and supply of controlled substances, Gardaí from the Special Crime Task Force & Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau carried out a search of a house at Gortumblo, Rochfortbridge on Sunday, November 27.

During the course of the search, Gardaí discovered cannabis resin with an approximate street value of €60,000 and cocaine with an approximate street value of €70,000.

A 37 year old man was arrested and is being detained at Mullingar Garda station under the provisions of section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.