A MAN has been arrested in county Cork this afternoon in relation to a cocaine seizure in Limerick city.
The man has been taken to Roxboro Road Garda Station in Limerick under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice, Drug Trafficking Act, 1996.
He is being questioned about a seizure of €28,000 of suspected cocaine in an operation yesterday evening at an apartment on Wickham Street in Limerick city.
A garda spokesman said: "During the course of the search Gardaí seized €28,000 of suspected cocaine along with gloves, weighing scales, plastic bags and a vacuum packing machine. The suspected drugs will now be sent to Forensic Science Ireland for analysis."