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 Cocaine worth €2,000 seized in Laois from speeding Dublin Cork Limerick motorway driver

Speeding driver found with €2,000 worth of drugs in Midlands

Laois Offaly Gardaí have made a drugs seizure after stopping a speeding driver.

The driver was stopped doing 174km on the M7 motorway outside Portlaoise on Tuesday, March 19.

The car was searched and the driver was found in possession of €2,000 worth of cocaine.

Gardai say a fixed charge notice has been issued for the speeding and a court appearance will follow for the offences. 

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