Cannabis worth €10,500 seized in Portlaoise

Ryan Dunne


Ryan Dunne


Abbeyleix man left court and began bagging up cannabis for sale

The gardaí have seized €10,500 of cannabis herb from a house in Portlaoise.

The drugs were found in Gandon Close, Fairgreen, on Friday July 7, following a search under the Misuse of Drugs Act.

One man, a foreign national in his early 40s residing in the area, was arrested and will be appearing before Portlaoise District Court on July 27.