Thursday, July 11, 2019

DURING the course of a search of a house in Waterford city yesterday, a package containing around 1kgs of herbal cannabis with an estimated value of €20,000 was seized by Customs officers.

As part of ongoing investigations targeting Organised Crime Groups operating in the Waterford area, a Joint Intelligence Led Operation was conducted by the Revenue Commissioners Customs Service, the Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau and the Waterford City Garda Drugs Unit.

Gardaí arrested a 29 year old man at the scene and he is currently detained under Section 2 of The Criminal Justice ( Drugs Trafficking) Act 1996 at Waterford City Garda Station.

Investigations are continuing.

 

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