Cannabis grow house raided in the city

GARDAI have raided another cannabis grow house in Kilkenny – this time in the heart of the city.

GARDAI have raided another cannabis grow house in Kilkenny – this time in the heart of the city.

Growing equipment, as well as 15 plants with an estimated street value of €12,000, was seized in a raid on a property in the Dean Street area on Wednesday evening.

One individual, who was living locally, was arrested. A file has been prepared and sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).

The drugs seizure was the second one that day. Earlier in the afternoon, 200 cannabis plants worth an estimated €160,000 were recovered in a raid on a property in Kells. There were no arrests made.