Gardaí uncover extensive cannabis growhouse at Ballinalee

A major cannabis growhouse has been raided in north Longford.

Shortly after 6pm yesterday, the Garda Divisional Drugs Unit, supported by local gardaí, carried out a search on a property at Ballinalee.

Cannabis valued at €50,000 was discovered.


Two men in their thirties, both eastern European, have been arrested and are currently detained in Longford and Granard Garda stations.