Gardai seize 384,000 euros worth of cannabis
More than 380,000 euro worth of cannabis plants have been seized by gardai.
A search operation on Monday at several locations across the country saw gardai seize €384,000 worth of the drug and arrest three men.
The operation was carried out by the Louth drug unit.
One search, which took place at a house in Drogheda, saw 80 fully mature cannabis plants seized. Gardai estimate they have a street value of €64,000.
At another house in Edenderry in Offaly, 400 cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €320,000 were seized.
Three men – one aged in his 20s, another his 30s and the final man in his 40s – were arrested as part of the operation.
A garda spokesperson said that “investigations are ongoing”.