Two men charged with alleged drugs offences in Athlone

Two men have been charged with alleged drugs offenses after being detained in Athlone last night

Gardai arrested two men in their 30’s, who are living in the Athlone area, after discovering €2,600 worth of drugs believed to be ecstasy, cocaine, and cannabis.

The men were arrested in the Willow Park area of the town and were subsequently charged.


They are to due to appear at Athlone District court on the 16th of March in connection with the charges.

Separately, Gardai are also questioning a man after a discovery of 14 wraps of speed in the town.

The man is currently being detained at Athlone Garda station.