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BREAKING: Gardai stumble upon sophisticated grow house following fire alert

BREAKING: Gardai stumble upon sophisticated grow house following fire alert

Gardai have nabbed weed worth an estimated €500,000 and €20k of cocaine after they responded to a fire alert in Kildare.

Officers arrived to a residence in Old Kilcullen, Kilcullen and discovered a sophisticated grow house upon gaining entry.

Approximately 826 cannabis plants at various stages of growth were uncovered.

In the past 48 hours Gardaí have seized an estimated €1.2 million of cannabis in 4 separate operations.