Four men arrested after gardai seize drugs, cash and cigarettes in Kildare
Gardai have arrested four men and seized cannabis, contraband cigarettes and an amount of cash after searches at a number of locations in Kildare today.
Cannabis (subject to analysis) with a street value of approximately €15,000 was located during one search following which a male in his 30s has been arrested and is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Athy Garda Station.
On another search 20 Kilos of contraband tobacco along with €13,000 in cash and €500 in cannabis was seized.
Two men in their 20s have been arrested and are currently detained under section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Athy Garda Station.
Small amounts of cannabis and heroin (subject to analysis) were seized at two other locations in the town.
A fourth male has been arrested and charged in connection with offences under the Non Fatal Offences Against the person Act 1997.
Gardai also released a picture of the haul.