Athlone Gardai seize €14,000 worth of drugs in two searches

Gardai in Athlone have recovered an estimated €14,000 worth of drugs in two searches carried out in the town yesterday.

An apartment in Bonavalley and a house in Retreat were both searched where drugs such as heroin, cocaine, cannabis and ecstasy were discovered by officers.

A 19-year-old female and a minor were arrested and subsequently charged in connection with the drugs seized and they have appeared in court.


They were granted bail and will re-appear again in court on the 28th of February.