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Gardai seize drugs worth €42,000 and arrest one man

Gardai seize drugs worth €42,000 and arrest one man

Gardai in the Westmeath area have seized cannabis worth and estimated €42,000.

Gardaí attached to the Divisional Drugs Unit, Mullingar seized the drugs following the search of a car that they had stopped on the N52 at Cloghan, yesterday at approximately 5pm.

A man, 21 years and a female juvenile were arrested at scene and are currently detained at Mullingar Garda Station under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996 as amended.

Gardaí also seized an amount of cash that was located in the car during the search.