Man to appear in Mullingar District Court today in connection with €200,000 Longford drugs seizure

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Man to appear in Mullingar District Court today in connection with €200,000 Longford drugs seizure

Man to appear in Mullingar District Court today in connection with €200,000 Longford drugs seizure

A man is due to appear at Mullingar District Court today in connection with a drug seizure in Co Longford yesterday.
 
As part of an intelligence led operation targeting a west Dublin organised crime gang Gardaí from the Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau and the Garda Special Crime Task Force stopped a vehicle in Edgeworthstown yesterday, Thursday, February 7.

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During the course of a search of the vehicle Cannabis Herb (subject to analysis) was seized with an estimated street value of €200,000.

A man in his 50s was arrested at the scene and detained at Granard Garda Station under the provisions of Section 2 – Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996. 

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