Three men arrested following drug seizures in Cork

Three men arrested following drug seizures in Cork

Three men have been arrested following drug seziures in Co. Cork.

As part of an ongoing intelligence-led operation into drug-dealing in Cork, two men - aged 33 and 35 - were stopped and searched in Togher.

Two ounces of heroin - subject to analysis - with an approximate street value of €8,000 were seized.

During a follow-up search of a property in Blarney, Gardaí discovered 3/4 of a kilo of heroin with an approximate street value of €110,000.

A quantity of cocaine with an approximate street value of €1,000 was also seized.

A 35-year-old man was arrested.

All three men are being detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice Act.


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