Cannabis worth €800,000 seized in Kildare
A man in his 50s has been arrested following the seizure of a large quantity of cannabis as a result of an ongoing garda investigation.
The discovery was made in the early hours of this morning when members of the Garda National Drugs Unit and Gardaí from the Kildare Division searched premises in the Kilcullen area.
Cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €800,000 were seized.
The man is currently detained under section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996 at Newbridge Garda Station.