Massive cannabis seizure in Ballybofey - four arrests made

Cannabis (File pic)

Cannabis (File pic)

Gardai have seized a large quantity of cannabis plants and made four arrests as part of an ongoing investigation targeting cannabis cultivation in County Donegal.

Cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €360,000 (pending analysis) were discovered, along with other items made and adapted for the growth and cultivation of cannabis, during a search at a premises on Navenny St., Ballybofey on Tuesday evening.

The search was conducted by members of the Letterkenny Drugs Unit.

A male, aged in his 30s, and three females (two in their 20s and one 60s) were arrested. They are currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996 at Letterkenny Garda Station.

Gardaí say enquiries are ongoing.


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