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Man in his 20's arrested and €70,000 drugs discovered

Gardaí ask public to report suspicious activity

Michelle NicPhaidin

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Man in his 20's arrested and €70,000 drugs discovered

A man in his 20's has been arrested after gardaí discovered €70,000 worth of drugs in Drumkeen on Saturday. 

The drugs haul included MDMA to the value of €40,000, Cocaine to the value of €22,000 and cannabis to the value of €8,000. A man in his 20’s was arrested and detained and investigations are ongoing.

Inspector Goretti Sheridan said that this is a very significant seizure by the Drug Unit in Letterkenny and it highlights the type of drugs which are available in the community.

"We are urging the public to report any suspicious activity to An Garda
 Síochána if they suspect any persons to be involved in or premises being
used for the sale and supply of drugs," she said.