Thousands of euro in cash and nearly €25,000 worth of cannabis, cocaine and fireworks have been seized by Laois Gardaí who arrested two people in connection with the haul.
The Laois Offaly Garda Division issued a statement after the operation on Wednesday, October 13.
It said Mountmellick Gardai accompanied by Portlaoise Community Policing Unit and the Portlaoise Detective Unit carried out a search at a premises in Mountmellick.
Pictures published by the gardaí show the money was neatly sorted in what appeared to be bundles of €50 notes while there were scores of fireworks likely ready for the Halloween black market.
Gardaí say the following was seized.
Gardaí added that the two people arrested were charged to appear before Portlaoise District Court.
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