Man arrested after cocaine worth over €3,000 seized in Ballyleague

Gardaí in Roscommon have arrested a man following the seizure of €3,500 worth of suspected cocaine from a property in Ballyleague on Wednesday May 27, 2020.

A search warrant was executed at a house in Ballyleague yesterday by Roscommon Detective Branch and Roscommon/Longford Divisional Drugs Unit at around 2pm.

During the search Gardaí discovered a quantity of suspected cocaine, worth an estimated €3,500.

One man, aged in his early 40s, was arrested following the seizure, he was detained at Roscommon Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

This man has since been released without charge, and a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.