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Drug seizure and arrests in Ballyvourney, Co. Cork on the 23/4/13

Gardaí in Macroom have arrested three men following a drugs seizure at Derreenaling, Ballyvourney, Co. Cork on 23rd April 2013.

The discovery was made yesterday evening when Gardaí from the Cork West Divisional Drugs Unit searched land at Derreenaling and discovered a sophisticated cannabis grow house located underground.

A large quantity of cannabis plant and herb with an estimated street value of €100,000  (pending analysis) was seized.

The three men are detained at various West Cork Garda Stations under Section 2 of the Drug Trafficking Act, 1996.