VIDEO - Operation Thor results in over 50 arrests

International police chiefs in Kilkenny

Mary Cody


Mary Cody


Over 50 people have been arrested as part of the ongoing garda Operation Thor.

Drugs with an estimated street value of €30,000 have been seized and a firearm has also been seized.

Checkpoints and searches are ongoing. Top police chiefs from all over Europe are in Kilkenny City to witness the operation - the eighth of its kind in the district. 

Superintendent Padraig Dunne spoke to Mary Cody of the Kilkenny People.