Drugs seized in Kinlough

As part of an ongoing operation Gardaí in Co Leitrim have seized Cannabis plants with an estimated street value of over €400,000.

As part of an ongoing operation Gardaí in Co Leitrim have seized Cannabis plants with an estimated street value of over €400,000.

The discovery was made this morning (Friday) at 9.30am following a planned search at a warehouse at Gargrim, Kinlough. The operation involved Gardaí from Manorhamilton District, the Drug Unit/Task Force from Sligo and the Garda National Drugs Unit.

Two males were arrested at the scene and are currently detained at Manorhamilton Garda Station under Section 2 Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 and investigations are said to be continuing.