Drugs seized after car stopped and searched
Two males detained and questioned in relation to the seizures.
Gardaí have seized a quantity of cannabis following a stop and search of a vehicle in the early hours of yesterday morning
When Gardaí from Castleblayney on patrol came across a single vehicle road traffic collision, the driver of the car failed a roadside drug test testing positive for cannabis.
The male was was arrested and processed for drug driving and a subsequent search of the car was carried out where a quantity of cannabis (pending analysis) was discovered.
A follow up search under warrant was conducted at a premises and another quantity of cannabis (pending analysis) was recovered.
Two males have since been detained and questioned in relation to the seizures.
A file is currently being prepared for the D.P.P. and investigations are “ongoing”.