Gardaí has arrested a gentleman right after he seized additional than €700,000 of hashish in Cork Town.
The man, 49, was element of a joint law enforcement and customs operation centred on a storage device on Bandon Rd in Cork.
Detectives and customs officers from the Cork Town Medications Device saw 35kg of cannabis herb becoming transported to a storage device in Bandon Road at 4.30pm currently and took rapid action to arrest the guy at the scene.
He was detained at Togher Garda Station, where he can be held for up to a 7 days beneath drug trafficking legislation before he can be produced or billed.
Detectives imagine the cargo was destined for a neighborhood drug market.
The value of the seized medicine is an estimate and law enforcement have despatched samples of the seized medicines to Dublin for analysis at the point out laboratory at the Backweston campus in Co Kildare, Celbridge.