Two arrested after €20,000 cannabis seizure in Galway City

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2016
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Two men were arrested in connection with the seizure of €20,000 worth of suspected cannabis in Galway City over the weekend.

Uniformed Gardaí from Galway Garda Station carried out a search of a house in an estate in Murrough at approximately 1am on Saturday.

During the course of the search suspected cannabis herb, with an estimated value of €20,000 was located and seized.

The drugs are subject to forensic analysis.

Two men, in their 20s, were arrested at the scene and conveyed to North Western Regional Garda Headquarters where they were detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

Both were released later that day without charge.

A file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.