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Two men due in court over €700k cannabis seizure

The two men were arrested yesterday after 800 cannabis plants were seized from a house in Virginia, Co Cavan.

Ballyconnell District Court, where two men will appear in connection with yesterday's drug seizure.
Ballyconnell District Court, where two men will appear in connection with yesterday's drug seizure.
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TWO MEN are due in court later today in connection with the seizure of cannabis plants worth an estimated €700,000 in Co Cavan yesterday.

The two are due to appear before Ballyconnell District Court at 10:30am in connection with yesterday’s seizure, at a house in Virginia, Co Cavan.

The two men, both of whom are in their 20s, were arrested yesterday morning after a planned operation which led to the discovery of an “extensive” cannabis cultivation operation in the warehouse.

The plants had an estimated street value of between €640,000 and €700,000.

Read: Two arrests as 800 cannabis plants seized in Virginia, Co Cavan

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