Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Monday 30 January 2023 Dublin: 8°C
# Drugs Seizure
Two arrested after 400 cannabis plants seized in Leitrim
Gardaí have uncovered cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €160,000 in Carrick-on-Shannon.

FOUR HUNDRED CANNABIS plants with an estimated street value of €160,000 have been seized by gardaí in Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim.

Two semi-detached houses were searched by gardaí, and were both found to have been adapted as cannabis cultivation sites.

A 25-year-old male and an 18-year-old female were arrested and are detained under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice ( Drug Trafficking ) Act 1996 at Carrick-On-Shannon Garda Station.

Investigations are continuing.