Man arrested after €34,000 cannabis seizure

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Galway Daily news Man arrested after €34,000 cannabis seizure

One man has been arrested in connection with the seizure of €34,000 worth of cannabis by Gardaí in Galway City today.

As a result of a multi-agency operation, a house in the Headford Road area of the city was searched under warrant today.

During the course of this operation 1.7Kg of suspected cannabis herb with an estimated value of €34,000 was seized.

The operation involved personnel attached to the Revenue Customs Service, the Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau and the Galway Divisional Drugs Unit.

A man in his 30s was arrested at the scene as a result of this drugs seizure.

He is presently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 at the North Western Regional HQ in Murrough.