Cannabis worth €10,000 and Amphetamine worth €4,500 has been seized following a search of an address in Bohermore in Galway City yesterday evening.
The search by the Galway Divisional Drugs Unit was part of Operation Tara and ongoing investigations into the sale and supply of illegal drugs in the Galway area.
A man in his 50’s was arrested at the scene and detained for questioning under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at the North Western Regional HQ.
He was later released and a file will now be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.
The drugs seized are subject to analysis.
The investigation is ongoing.