Man arrested after €250k cocaine seizure

Man arrested after €250k cocaine seizure

A man is being questioned in connection to a cocaine seizure in Kildare worth over €250,000.

Gardaí searched a home in Kildangan on Saturday and found the drugs with a street value of €252,000.

As well as the drugs, officers found scales, bagging equipment and a cocaine press.

The man in his 30s was arrested earlier today and is being held at Kildare Garda Station.

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