Cash, vehicles, documents and a small amount of drugs have been seized following a search operation in Sligo this morning.

The Criminal Assets Bureau in conjunction with Sligo Gardai, the Regional Armed Support Unit, Garda dog unit and Revenue dog unit carried out a search operation this morning, targeting the assets and activities of an individual suspected to be involved in the sale and supply of drugs in the Sligo town area.

Four residential properties were searched, along with a communal green area at the back of two of the houses.

Almost €25,000 in cash was seized, along with a car and motorbike, documentation and a small quantity of suspected cocaine.

In addition, €151,000 was restrained in financial accounts under Section 17 of the Criminal Justice Act, and Gardai say the investigation is ongoing.



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