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Man charged in connection with massive Meath cannabis seizure

An image of the seizure via An Garda Siochana
An image of the seizure via An Garda Siochana

Gardaí from the Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau have charged a man in connection with the seizure of cannabis herb with an estimated value of €2.7 million.

The 58-year-old man he will appear before Trim District Court at 10.30am tomorrow October 27.

A second man, aged 41, arrested as part of the same operation was charged with unconnected offences and will also appear before Trim District Court at 10.30am tomorrow.
 
The third man was released without charge and a file is being prepared for the DPP.

Yesterday afternoon, gardai made the huge seizure after detectives searched a number of vehicles in Ashbourne.