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Thirteen arrested and more than €32k worth of drugs seized

Thirteen arrested and more than €32k worth of drugs seized

Gardai carried out five raids in Ennis and Shannon, Co Clare today and arrested a total of thirteen people as part of Operation Thor – ‘Project Banner’.

Gardai seized cocaine, weed and hash with an estimated street value of over €32,000, pending analysis.

A man in his 30s was arrested under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984, but was later released without charge.

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

Six people were arrested under warrant made in respect of outstanding penal and bench warrants. 

A further six arrests were made under the public order following an incident in Ennis.