Carlow/Kilkenny Garda Drugs Unit seize almost €70,000 worth of cannabis plants

A significant seizure

Darren Hassett

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A picture of the growhouse

An operation by Kilkenny/Carlow Drugs Unit targeting the sale and supply of controlled drugs resulted in a property outside Callan on the Tipperary border being searched under warrant on Monday night. 

A sophisticated grow house was discovered along with approximately €3,000 worth of harvested cannabis ready for sale located and approximately €65,000 worth of cannabis plants at an advanced stage of growth located.

Two males were arrested and are currently detained in Kilkenny Garda Station.