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Over €100,000 In Cannabis, Cocaine & Cash Seized In Tipperary Raid

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A man and a woman, both believed to be in their 20s, have been arrested by the Tipperary Garda Divisional Drug Unit and both remain currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996, at Thurles Garda Station.

Following the execution of a Garda search warrant, Tipperary Divisional Drug Unit, searched a property in the vicinity of Lagganstown, Golden, Co. Tipperary shortly before 10:00am this morning, as part of ‘Operation Overwatch’.

During this search, a quantity of what is suspected as being cannabis, latter with an estimated value €100,000 was seized, together with a smaller amount of cocaine, which was located in a motor vehicle, parked on the property. Also seized was €2,250 in cash together with other items of suspected drug paraphernalia.

The presumed drugs haul will now be forwarded for final clarification and analysis.

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