A man in his 50s who was arrested in relation to the seizure of €124,000 worth of cannabis herb in Co. Roscommon yesterday (Bank Holiday Monday) has been charged and is due to appear before Carrick-on-Shannon District Court today, at 2pm.
Gardaí seized €124,000 worth of cannabis herb following the search of a residence in Boyle.
Gardaí attached to the Longford and Roscommon Divisional Drugs Unit obtained a search warrant for the premises following intelligence received relating to the sale and supply of drugs in Boyle.
During the course of the search, Gardaí discovered a sophisticated grow house where three rooms had been adapted to the cultivation of cannabis plants. Gardaí seized 55 cannabis plants at various stages of maturity, as well as 4kg of harvested cannabis herb.