Sligo Town has some very Dangerous People involved in the Drugs Trade?

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Man in his 20s arrested following seizure of €65,000 worth of cocaine

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Gardai have arrested a man aged in his 20s following the seizure of approximately €65,000 worth of suspected cocaine.a bag of luggage© Provided by Extra.ie

Shortly after 9pm on Thursday, Gardai in Sligo Garda Station searched a property in Sligo town under warrant.

During the search operation, Gardai discovered and seized a large quantity of white powder, which is suspected to be cocaine, and which has been sent for analysis.a close up of a helmet: Gardai have arrested a man aged in his 20s following the seizure of approximately €65,000 worth of suspected cocaine. Pic: Shutterstock© Provided by Extra.ie Gardai have arrested a man aged in his 20s following the seizure of approximately €65,000 worth of suspected cocaine. Pic: Shutterstock

The suspected cocaine is believed to have an approximate value of €65,000.

In addition, Gardai discovered a small quantity of cannabis at the address, which was seized alongside mobile phones and weighing scales.

A man aged in his mid-20s was arrested at the scene, and has been detained at Ballymote Garda Station under the provisions of Section Two of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.a car parked in front of a sign: A man aged in his mid-20s was arrested at the scene, and has been detained at Ballymote Garda Station under the provisions of Section Two of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996. Pic: Gareth Chaney/Collins Photos© Provided by Extra.ie A man aged in his mid-20s was arrested at the scene, and has been detained at Ballymote Garda Station under the provisions of Section Two of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996. Pic: Gareth Chaney/Collins Photos

A spokesperson for An Garda Siochana confirmed that an investigation into the seizure is ongoing.

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