Arrests made after drug seizures in Portlaoise

Arrests made after drug seizures in Portlaoise

Some of the items seized

A number of men have been arrested after drug seizures in Portlaoise.

Gardaí say that, "As part of #OperationTara Laois Divisional Drugs Unit and Portlaoise Community Policing Unit carried out a number of searches #Portlaoise Town over the past 48 hours.

"'As a result of these there was a number of seizures made including heroin, cocaine, cannabis, quantities of cash and drug paraphernalia.

''There have been a number of arrests, one male has been remanded in custody, a second male is before the courts and a third male is currently in Garda custody, investigation is ongoing.''

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