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Woman arrested over heroin seizure is released

A man is still in custody after also being arrested.

A WOMAN IN her 20s has been released after being arrested in connection with a drugs seizure in Thurles.

Gardaí said this morning that the woman was released without charge last night.

A file will now be prepared for the information of the Director of Public Prosecutions.

A male in his 30s remains in custody.

Heroin, amphetamine and cannabis with a combined estimated street value of €40,000 was seized when uniformed gardaí and members of the Divisional Drugs Unit searched a house in Thurles on Tuesday evening.

The arrests were part of an ongoing investigation targeting the sale and supply of drugs in Tipperary.

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