Latest: File being prepared for DPP following Cork drugs seizure

Latest: File being prepared for DPP following Cork drugs seizure

A man in his 40s who was arrested in connection with the seizure of €20,000 of suspected cannabis herb in Mallow on Friday has been released without charge.

A file will now be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

The man was arrested at a checkpoint in Mallow just after 11pm on January 3, 2020, after Gardaí seized approximately €20,000 of suspected cannabis herb when they searched a car that had travelled from Limerick.

The suspected drugs will now be sent for analysis.

The checkpoint in Quartertown Upper, Mallow was carried out by members of the Mallow District Drugs Unit, the Detective Unit, and uniform Gardaí.

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