A substantial amount of cash together with suspected cannabis have been seized by gardaí in Ballina.
Members of An Garda Síochana’s local community engagement team stopped a motorist while on mobile patrol in the town last night, Friday, February 26.
A search was conducted of both the driver and the car resulting in the discovery of cannabis with an approximate value of €1,000 (pending analysis) together with in excess of €1,900 in cash.
A follow up search of a house in Ballina was conducted under search warrant and a further €17,000 cash was seized.
An Gardai Síochana would like to thank the Ballina community for its ongoing assistance in tackling the sale and supply of drugs in the area.