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17th Jul 2020

€52,000 worth of drugs seized in Longford

Rudi Kinsella

Longford seizure

Quite the haul in Longford.

Gardaí have seized approximately €52,000 worth of drugs at farm lands in Longford on Thursday (16 July).

Members of the Longford/Roscommon Divisional Drugs Unit carried out a search of farmlands in the Ballinalee area at approximately 10pm.

During the course of the search €20,000 worth of suspected cannabis herb was found, along with €16,000 worth of suspected cocaine, and €16,000 worth of suspected ecstasy tablets.

All drugs are subject to analysis.

No arrests have been made to date and investigations are ongoing.

This news was released on the same day that drugs with a street value of €2.5 million were seized by Gardaí in Dublin.

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