Garda Traffic pokes fun at drug courier delivering 'spicebox with extra herbs'

They stopped him for not having a valid NCT disc - and discovered more than they bargained for.

Garda Traffic pokes fun at drug courier delivering 'spicebox with extra herbs'

This driver was stopped by gardaí for failing to display a valid NCT cert, but a subsequent search of the car turned up two lunchboxes packed with cannabis.

The crew staffing the GardaTraffic twitter account are well known for their tongue-in-cheek humour, and this arrest was no exception.

The drugs were seized and a court date will follow.

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