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Gardaí seize €140k worth of cocaine in Galway search operation

A man in his 20s has been arrested.

GARDAÍ IN GALWAY have seized €140k worth of suspected cocaine following a search operation yesterday. 

Members attached to the Galway Divisional Drugs Unit arrested a man following a search of a house in the Newcastle Road area of Galway.

During the search operation, Gardaí discovered and seized the cocaine. Over €2,800 in cash has also been seized.

A man, aged in his 20s, was arrested at the scene. He is currently detained at Galway under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice, Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.

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