SHANNON AIRPORT WAS the scene of a major cannabis haul today.
Officers from Revenue’s Customs Service at Shannon Airport seized a quantity of herbal cannabis with an estimated street value of €300,000.
They said the seizure came following a positive indication by Customs dog, Ollie.
After he sniffed out the package, Revenue officials discovered the drugs concealed in a consignment of freight that arrived into Shannon.
Investigations are continuing into the haul.