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Leah Farrell
Drugs Seizure

Man arrested after cocaine, cannabis and tablets worth €124K seized in Tipperary

A number of phones and a sum of cash were also seized.

A MAN HAS been arrested after cocaine, cannabis and tablets were seized in Co Tipperary today.

Gardaí carried out a search in the Dundrum area shortly after 11am this morning, which resulted in a seizure of cannabis estimated to be worth €60,000; cocaine worth €24,500; and tablets valued at €40,000.

The drugs seized will now be sent for further analysis.

A number of phones and a sum of cash were also seized by the team from the Tipperary Drugs Unit and the Cork Dog Unit and Customs.

Gardaí arrested a man aged in his 20s in connection with the search.

He was taken to Tipperary Garda Station where he is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice Act 1996; investigations are ongoing.

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