Cannabis factory discovered in Ballybofey

Gardai have uncovered a cannabis factory in Ballybofey.

The discovery was made by members of the Drugs Unit in Letterkenny at a house in the Beechwood Avenue area of the town.

Various drugs with an estimated street value of almost 23 thousand euro were seized as part of the operation.

A 31 man, thought to be a Lithuanian national, was arrested and is being questioned by gardai at Letterkenny Garda Station.

Superintendent Vincent O'Brien has been outlining the full details of the operation: