Some of the cannabis plants seized at a grow house in Queensborough yesterday.
Gardaí have arrested a man following the discovery yesterday of a cannabis grow house, containing suspected cannabis plants estimated to be worth €61,000 at a house in Queensboro on the Baltray Road.
Gardaí from the Drogheda District Detective Unit and Drogheda Divisional Drugs Unit made the discovery having executed a search warrant at the house .
During the course of the search two separate grow houses containing cannabis plants (pending analysis) with an approximate value of €61,000.
A small quantity of cannabis herb was also seized along with drug paraphernalia such as lighting and fans used in the cultivation process.
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One man in his 30’s was arrested at the scene and is currently being detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 for offences at Drogheda Garda Station.
Investigations are ongoing.
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