Man due in court in Longford following alleged heroin seizure in Athlone

A man is due in court in Longford today following the alleged seizure of €13,000 worth of drugs in Athlone yesterday.

Gardai are investigating after the seizure of drugs at a premises in Athlone town on Thursday afternoon.

It’s alleged that €13,000 worth of heroin was seized, and a 39-male and 28-year-old female were arrested and charged in connection with the discovery. The man is due in court today, and the women will appear in court at a later date.