Cannabis seizure on outskirts of Kilkenny

CANNABIS and illegally obtained prescription drugs were seized from a house on the outskirts of the city on December 31.

CANNABIS and illegally obtained prescription drugs were seized from a house on the outskirts of the city on December 31.

The house at Ashfield East was raided under warrant and two people were brought to Kilkenny Garda Station where they were quizzed for a number of hours by detectives before being released without charge. The drugs were sent to Garda Headquartersfor forensic analysis and a file on the matter is being prepared for the DPP.