Heroin and cocaine seized in Clonmel

Drugs find

Heroin and cocaine seized in Clonmel

Two men were arrested this week in connection with €10,000 worth of illegal drugs gardai seized during searches in the Clonmel area.

Gardai found €7,500 worth of cocaine stashed in a car they stopped on the Ardfinnan Road near Clonmel around 2am on Monday. A man aged in his 20s was arrested in connection with the drugs haul and detained at Clonmel Garda Station for questioning.

In a separate incident, Gardai seized an estimated €3000 worth of heroin during a search of a 30 year-old man at Clonmel Garda Station on Monday evevning.

A Garda spokesman said files on both cases are now being prepared for submission to the Director of Public Prosecutions.