Some of the drugs seized in this morning's raids on four houses in Drogheda this morning.
Two men have been arrested and a quantity of drugs, mobile phones and a vehicle seized during early morning raids on four houses in Drogheda this morning, 10/04/19.
The arrests and seizures were made by members of An Garda Síochána in the Louth Division in response to drug related intimidation behaviour in the Drogheda and Mid Louth areas.
This morning’s operation involved members of the Louth Divisional Detective and Operational Uniform Units, supported by one unit of the Emergency Response Unit and two units of the Regional Armed Support Units, in addition to the Garda Dog Unit.
A total of four residential properties were searched and as a result two men, aged in their 20s, were arrested and are currently detained under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Drogheda and Dundalk Garda Stations.
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One vehicle was seized for examination and a quantity of suspected cannabis and cocaine with an approximate value of €5000 was recovered. A number of mobile phones were also seized.