Kilos of drugs seized at business premises in Cork city 

Kilos of drugs seized at business premises in Cork city 

The seizure was made during a joint-agency operation involving Cork City Divisional Drug Unit, Mayfield District Drug Unit, the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) and Revenue.

Gardaí seized €55,000 worth of suspected cannabis herb yesterday.

The seizure was made during a joint-agency operation involving Cork City Divisional Drug Unit, Mayfield District Drug Unit, the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) and Revenue.

"On Friday, 17th July 2020 a controlled delivery was carried out at a business premises in Cork city," a spkesperson said. "The weight of the delivery was approximately 2.3kg and contained suspected cannabis herb.

"A search of the premises was then conducted under warrant. A further quantity of suspected cannabis was seized along with the delivered package."

 Gardaí said the total street value of drugs seized during the operation is estimated at €55,000.

The drugs will now be sent for analysis to confirm the substances seized are controlled. 

No arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.

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