29 May 2022

Two drivers test positive for drugs at Granard checkpoint

Picture - GardaTraffic

Picture - GardaTraffic

On Bank Holiday Monday Longford Roads Policing Unit and members of Granard District conducted a Mandatory Intoxication Testing (MIT) checkpoint on N55 Granard, Co Longford.

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In total, Gardaí tested 73 drivers for alcohol, all off which tested negative. However, two drivers tested for positive for drugs, one positive for Cocaine. A blood sample was then taken at a local station and court will now follow.

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