11 Aug 2022

Man remanded on bail following €35,000 drugs find in Carrick-on-Shannon

Cannabis plants and herb found last night

A man has been remanded on bail to appear before Carrick-on-Shannon District Court next week following a major drugs detection in the Carrick-on-Shannon area last night.

A search of a property in the Aughameeny area resulted in the detection of cannabis plants and cannabis herb with an estimated value of €35,000.

One man was arrested and was brought before Tubbercurry District Court on a charge of cultivation. He has been remanded on continuing bail to appear in Carrick-on-Shannon District Court next week.

This is the third significant drugs detection in the district with drugs to the value of €400,000 seized by gardai in various operations in south Leitrim since January.

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