Cocaine seized in house in Ballyragget

Cash and paraphernalia found

Mary Cody

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Mary Cody

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mary.cody@kilkennypeople.ie

Cocaine seized in house in Ballyragget

File pic of cocaine

Gardaí in Kilkenny have seized a quantity of cocaine, along with cash and drugs paraphernalia from a house in Ballyragget.

In a planned operation gardaí obtained a warrant and searched the property on Saturday evening.

A 30-year-old man was arrested and detained and questioned in connection with having drugs in his possession for sale or supply.  He has since been released without charge and a file on the matter is being prepared for the DPP.