Gardaí following 'definite line of enquiry' following Longford cash and drugs seizure

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Longford Garda Station. Photo: Michelle Ghee.

Gardaí are investigating the discovery of over €8,000 in cash and drugs following the search of a car yesterday (Wednesday)

Gardaí have seized €6,000 worth of cocaine and €2,300 in cash in Longford.


The seizure came yesterday (Wednesday) following the search of a car.

The vehicle was later seized by Gardaí under Section 41 of the Road Traffic Act. 

During a search of the car, gardaí discovered a quantity of white powder - believed to be cocaine (pending analysis) - concealed within an arm rest in the car.

Gardaí also located €2,355 in cash. Both the drugs and cash were seized.

No arrests have been made but gardaí have said they are following a 'definite line of enquiry'.