Gardaí seize €55k of drugs and arrest man in Co. Kildare

Gardaí have arrested a man and seized more than €50,000 worth of drugs.

Officer investigating the sale and supply of illegal drugs stopped a man in his 30s in St Mary’s Park, Leixlip, Co Kildare shortly after 11pm last night.

The man was searched and Gardaí found MDMA with a street value of €35,000 and cannabis herb with a street value of €20,000.

The man was arrested and detained at Leixlip Garda Station and has been charged to appear in court this morning.

The drugs seized last night. Pic: Garda Press Office.

More in this Section

Man arrested after cocaine seizure in Dublin

Taoiseach disappointed by Peter Fitzpatrick's decision not to contest next election

Status Yellow weather advisory warns of spot flooding

Irish Government hails Kofi Annan as 'voice for international peace'

More From The Irish Examiner