Gardai in Carrick-on-Shannon have discovered a cannabis grow house at Aughavas, in south Leitrim.

A large quantity of mature cannabis plants were discovered in a highly sophisticated grow house.

The value of the drugs recovered is estimated to be in excess of €200,000.

Gardai arrested one non-national at the scene and is currently been detained at Carrick-on-Shannon garda station under drug trafficking legislation.