Man arrested after major drugs seizure in Galway city

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A man in his 30s was arrested by gardaí after a stash of drugs and cash was found in the Newcastle area of Galway city last week.

Gardaí uncovered €57,000 worth of drugs and cash in a car in the area at around 1pm on Thursday.

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They seized €25,000 worth of heroin, €14,000 worth of cocaine and €18,000 in cash in the search, which was part of an intelligence led operation.

The man has since been released with a file being prepared for the DPP. Gardaí say enquiries are ongoing.