Gardaí have arrested a man in his 40s and seized €18,100 of suspected cocaine and cash in Mallow.
As part of a joint surveillance-led operation by the District Drugs Unit in Mallow and Cork City Divisional Drugs Unit, Gardaí stopped and searched a man in the Crossfield area of Mallow, shortly after 5pm yesterday.
During the search Gardaí seized suspected cocaine worth €10,000 and €8,100 in cash.
The suspected drugs will now be sent for analysis.
A man in his 40s was arrested at the scene and brought to Mallow Garda Station where he is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.