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Two arrested following massive drugs seizure in Laois town


Gardai have arrested two men following a drug seizure last night.

The incident took place at a house in Portarlington.

Two men, aged 33 and 30, are currently detained at Portlaoise Garda Station.

They were arrested last night following the search of a premises in Portarlington.

€50,000 worth of herbal cannabis was recovered.

The two men arrested are understood to be local men.

More to follow…

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Stradbally native Alan Hartnett is a graduate of Knockbeg College who has worked in the local and national media since 2008. Alan has a BA in Economics, Politics and Law and an MA in Journalism from DCU. His happiest moment was when Jody Dillon scored THAT goal in the Laois senior football final in 2016.