Gardai seize around €196,000 worth of drugs in Sligo

Robbery, 92, Inch

Gardaí investigating the sale and supply of drugs in the Sligo area carried out a search of waste ground in Cranmore, Sligo, assisted by the Garda Dog Unit, yesterday.

Cocaine with a value of €177,800, Cannabis worth €13,240 and Ecstasy with a value of €5,070 were discovered and seized along with a quantity of ammunition.

A man, aged in his late teens, has been arrested in relation to the investigation and is currently detained at Sligo Garda Station.

Gardai say investigations are ongoing.