Sun, 22 Nov, 2020 – 21:32 Ciarán Sunderland
A man arrested after drugs worth nearly €196,000 found after a search yesterday of the waste ground in Cranmore, Co Sligo, is due in court tomorrow morning.
Gardaí said the man was charged after his arrest and will appear before Sligo District Court tomorrow morning.
Gardaí assisted by the Garda Dog Unit conducted the search yesterday and discovered a quantity of ammunition along with the illegal drugs.
Among the illegal substances seized was:
- Cocaine with an estimated value of €177,800
- Cannabis with an estimated worth of €13,240
- Ecstasy thought to be worth €5,070
All seized items are subject to analysis.
The man charged after the seizure is aged in his late teens. He ws detained at Sligo Garda Station under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996. Investigations are continuing.