Three men appeared at Kilkenny District Court yesterday, charged in connection with a drugs find in Freshford last week.
Gardaí at Waterford, assisted by the Garda National Drugs Unit searched a house in Freshford, County Kilkenny last Wednesday. A cannabis cultivation facility together with sophisticated watering, heating and lighting systems were uncovered.
A number of cannabis plants at various stages of maturity were discovered with an estimated street value of €80,000.
Three men were arrested aged 46, 49, and 53 years under section 2- Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996. They were detained at Waterford and Tramore Garda Stations.
The three men appeared at a special sitting of Kilkenny District Court on Sunday afternoon charged in connection with this investigation.
Gardaí in Whitehall are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 19-year-old Paul Bunbury.
Paul was last seen on the 2nd of February in the DCU campus, Collins Avenue at approximately 3.30 pm. He is described as being 5’10” in height with brown eyes, long brown hair, of thin build and having a beard. When last seen he was wearing a grey casual jacket, blue jeans and a blue t-shirt.
Anyone who has seen Paul or who can assist in locating him is asked to contact Whitehall Garda Station on 01-6664500, tGarda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.
Gardaí in Coolock are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 16-year-old Neidin Kearns.
Kearns was last seen on the 31st of January at approximately 8 am in Dublin city centre.
She is described as being 5’5’” in height with brown eyes, black shoulder length hair and of slight build. She may be wearing skinny jeans , a black leather jacket, brown hiking boots and have a black and white Guess hand bag. She may also have travelled to the Monaghan area.
Anyone who has seen Neidin or who can assist in locating her is asked to contact Coolock Garda Station on 01-6664200, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.
Two men, aged 37 and 42, were arrested yesterday after cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €500,000 were discovered by gardaí in Mullingar, County Westmeath.
The find came as part of an ongoing garda operation targeting the growth of illegal drugs in the Mullingar area.
Gardaí carried out a planned search of an industrial unit at around 2.30 pm yesterday afternoon, where a grow house was discovered.
The two men are currently being detained at Mullingar Garda Station.