Two men due in court following Leitrim drugs seizure

Two men are due in court this evening in connection with a drugs seizure in Leitrim.

The men were arrested after the discovery of a cannabis grow house containing €240,000 of suspected cannabis plants in Carrigallen in Friday.

The discovery was made at a house by Gardaí and Detectives from the Sligo/Leitrim Division.

Approximately 300 cannabis plantswere seized along with growing equipment including lights, fans and an irrigation system.

Two men, both aged in their mid-20s, were arrested at the house and brought to Carrick on Shannon Garda Station.

The men were charged this afternoon and are due in court in Carrick after 8pm tonight.