Man released following questioning over drugs seizure in Boyle

A man has been released without charge from garda custody following a drugs seizure in Boyle.

He was arrested late last night after gardai stopped a car with two occupants in the Quarryvale area of the town. A quantity of cannabis and cocaine with an estimated value of €1,000 was seized in the operation. One man was taken to Carrick-on-Shannon garda station for questioning but has since been released. A file is being prepared for the DPP.