Man arrested after €90,000 cocaine seizure near Tuam

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One man was arrested after the seizure of €90,000 worth of suspected cocaine in Tuam on Wednesday evening.

Gardaí attached to the Galway Divisional Drugs Unit stopped and searched a car on the outskirts of Tuam at approximately 7pm.
During the course of the search a quantity of suspected cocaine, with an estimated value of €90,000 was discovered and seized.
A man in his early 20s was arrested and detained at North Western Regional Garda Headquarters in Galway.
He has since been released without charge and a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.
The suspected drugs are being sent for analysis.
An investigation is ongoing.