Man arrested and €250k worth of cannabis plants seized in Co Monaghan

Sunday, February 21
Michael Brophy

Gardaí have seized Cannabis Plants worth in excess of €250k following a search operation in Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan.

During the search, which took place around 11.30pm on Saturday evening, Gardaí discovered over 300 cannabis plants with an estimated value of €250k (analysis pending).

A man in his 30s has been arrested and is currently detained at Carrickmacross Garda Station under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.