€20,000 of cannabis is seized today in Co Meath

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€20,000 of cannabis is seized today in Co Meath
18:41 Tuesday 12th of September 2017

Today, in the County Meath area in a joint, intelligence-led operation conducted by Revenue’s Customs Service, the Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau and the Meath Divisional Drugs Unit,  officers seized 1 kg of herbal cannabis with an estimated value of €20,000.

A 46 year old man and 45 year old woman, both Nigerian nationals, were arrested at the scene by Gardaí and are being detained at Ashbourne Garda Station under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.

Investigations are continuing

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