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drug arrest €150,000 worth of suspected cocaine discovered after drugs raid in Kildare


A man in his 30s is being quizzed by gardai this afternoon after he was arrested during a drugs raid on a house in Co Kildare yesterday evening.

Gardaí targeting the sale and supply of controlled drugs in the Naas area carried out a search of a residential property in Sallins, where they discovered €150,000 worth of suspected cocaine.

Other drug paraphernalia was also seized.

The man who was arrested at the scene is currently detained under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Newbridge Garda station.

Gardai say investigations are ongoing.

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