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Drug seizure and arrest in Carrignavar, Cork on the 20/8/18

Gardaí have arrested a man in his 20s and seized approximately €6,000 euro worth of suspected cannabis and cocaine following a search operation in Carrignavar, Co. Cork on the 20th August 2018.

Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit in Anglesea Street carried out a planned search at an apartment in Carrignavar at approximately 7.30pm. During the course of the search Gardaí seized approximately €5,000 euro worth of suspected cannabis and €1,000 worth of suspected cocaine (both pending analysis). A man in his 20s was arrested at the scene and brought to Gurranabraher Garda Station where he was detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

He has since been released without charge and a file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Note: A photograph is not available