Arrest following detection of suspected cannabis herb in Roscommon

Sligo News File

A man in his 50s was arrested following the discovery of a quantity of suspected cannabis herb at a house in Co. Roscommon earlier today.

Gardai attached to the Longford and Roscommon Divisional Drugs unit are understood to have been acting on information when they carried out a search of the premises in Boyle.

The estimated street value of the find is said to be around €124,000. It’s believed some rooms had been adapted to grow cannabis plants.