The Drugs Families in Sligo are Operating for Decades, they are now in the Drug’s Big League? They use Different Fronts to Launder their Monies, one is Coal Merchants; they have connections to Limerick, Longford, and Dublin. Some young people had to get their Grandmothers to pay off their Drug Debts to these Gangsters? Thousands of Euros.

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Court appearance for man after €196,000 drugs seizure
The man was arrested after a search in Cranmore, Co Sligo. Picture: Denis Minihane.

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.

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