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Drugs seized Man and woman charged following €80k cannabis bust in Co Mayo


Photograph released by gardai

Photograph released by gardai

Photograph released by gardai

A man and woman who were arrested during a drug bust in Co Mayo last night have now been charged and are due to appear before Ballina District Court on March 9. 

Gardaí who were carrying out a search of a residence in Ballina shortly after 8pm found €80,000 worth of cannabis.

They also seized €3,500 in cash.

The man, who is in his 50s and the woman in her 20s were arrested at the scene and detained under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996 at Ballina Garda station.

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