Cash and suspected drugs seized in Cork city raid

Cash and suspected drugs seized in Cork city raid

During the course of the search Gardaí seized €7,100 of suspected cannabis herb, €400 of suspected cocaine and €1,400 in cash. 

Gardaí have seized nearly €9,000 in suspected drugs and cash in Cork City.

Shortly after 4.30pm yesterday detective Gardaí from Mayfield, assisted by the Southern Region Dog Unit, executed a search warrant at a house in Lagan Grove.

During the course of the search Gardaí seized €7,100 of suspected cannabis herb, €400 of suspected cocaine and €1,400 in cash. 

All of the suspected drugs will now be sent to Forensic Science Ireland for analysis.

Gardaí arrested a man (20s) and a woman (30s) at the scene and they were brought to Mayfield Garda Station. They were detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996 and were later released without charge. A file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

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