Man arrested following drugs and cash seizure in Roscommon

Drugs worth €3,300 and a large amount of cash has been seized following three searches in the Ballaghaderreen and Ballinlough areas of Roscommon.

A man has also been arrested.

The searches were carried out by gardai from Castlerea, the Divisional Drugs unit, and the Garda dog unit as part of an intelligence led operation.

Cocaine, cannabis herb and a cannabis plant were seized as well as cash during a search of one of the properties, and one man in his 30’s was arrested and detained at Castlerea garda station.

Gardaí say further arrests are expected.