Man (30) appears before district court charged in connection with seizure of €15,000 worth of cocaine near Clonmel 

Man (30) appears before district court charged in connection with seizure of €15,000 worth of cocaine near Clonmel 

A 30 year-old man has appeared before a court charged in connection with the seizure of an estimated €15,000 worth of cocaine at a house in the Knocklofty area near Clonmel last Friday.

The man with an address at Knocklofty, Clonmel appeared before a special sitting of Nenagh District Court last Saturday evening charged with possessing cocaine for the purpose of selling or supplying it to others under Section 15 of the Misuse of Drugs Act and possession of cocaine under Section 3 of the Misuse of Drugs Act. 

He is charged with committing the offences at his home address last Friday, June 21. 

He was remanded on bail at the conclusion of the Nenagh District Court hearing to appear before an upcoming sitting of  Clonmel District Court.