Cannabis grow house with drugs worth €50,000 discovered in Co Monaghan

Cannabis grow house with drugs worth €50,000 discovered in Co Monaghan

Gardaí in Monaghan have discovered a cannabis grow house in the Ballybay area this morning.

Around 100 cannabis plants were found in a wooded area in Larragh.

It is believed the drugs are worth around €50,000.

The scene is currently preserved for a technical exam.

No one has been arrested in connection with the find.

It follows the discovery of a "substantial" grow house in Co Waterford yesterday during which more than 1,000 cannabis plants at various stages of growth with an estimated value of €800,000 were seized.

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