Gardaí arrested two men in their late teens and early 20s yesterday and seized approximately €10,000 worth of suspected drugs.
Shortly after 9pm, Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit in Anglesea Street stopped and searched a car in the Whitechurch area. During the search Gardaí seized approximately €9,500 worth of suspected cocaine and arrested two men.
A follow up search was conducted at a house in the Whites Cross area and a further €500 worth of suspected ecstasy was seized. The seized drugs will now be sent for technical analysis.
Both men are currently detained at Mayfield Garda Station under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.