Man arrested after seizure of herbal cannabis


A 43-year-old man has been arrested by Gardai in Galway following the discovery of a quantity of herbal cannabis.

An operation involving the Revenue’s Customs Service, the Garda’s Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau, and the Galway Drugs Unit, entered a house in the Galway area yesterday.

Following a search approximately 800 grams of herbal cannabis, valued at approximately €12,000, was seized by Customs.

A 43-year-old man was arrested by Gardaí under Section 15 of the Misuse of Drugs Acts (as amended) and is detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Mill St Garda Station, Galway.

Investigations are continuing.