Man and woman arrested as cannabis worth €400k seized in Cork
A man and woman in their 30s have been arrested in connection with a €400,000 seizure of cannabis in Cork on Monday.
The seizure came when gardaí attached to the Midleton District Crime Unit and Midleton Drugs Unit stopped and searched a vehicle in the Carrigtwohill area of Cork at approximately 7.30pm on Monday evening.
At approximately 7.30pm, gardaí stopped and searched a vehicle in the Carrigtwohill area.
Gardaí discovered 20kg of suspected cannabis herb. The drugs seized are estimated to be worth €400,000. They will now be sent for further analysis.
A woman and a man, both aged in their 30s, were arrested at the scene and are currently detained at Cobh Garda Station under Section 2 of the Drug Trafficking Act 1996.
Investigations are ongoing.