€140,000 of drugs seized in Letterkenny

first_img €140,000 worth of the drug 4-MEC which was seized in LetterkennyOver €140,000 worth of the drug 4-MEC has been seized in a major drugs swoop in Donegal.As part of an intelligence-led operation involving Revenue’s Customs Service, the Garda National Drugs Unit and the Letterkenny Drugs Unit, approximately 4 kilograms of the drug were seized in an operation yesterday.The seizure was the result of a controlled delivery of the package, originating in China, to an address in Letterkenny.4-MEC is a chemical that bears a chemical resemblance to mephedrone. It is known to produce effects like that of Cocaine and Ecstasy.A 28 year old male was arrested and detained at Letterkenny Garda Station under the provisions of section 2 Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.In a separate operation last week, officers from Revenue’s Custom’s service at Cork airport seized cocaine from a 46 year old Bolivian national who had arrived on a flight from Bolivia via Amsterdam.The man was found to have ingested 84 pellets of cocaine amounting to one kilo with an approximate value of €70,000.The man who had been arrested by Gardai and taken to Togher Garda Station was charged on Monday at Cork District Court. Twitter €140,000 of drugs seized in Letterkenny Facebook Twitter Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens further Facebook Previous articleRock guitarist Henry McCullough seriously ill in hospitalNext articleOctober Night With The Stars News Highland Pinterest Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic News Community Enhancement Programme open for applications center_img Pinterest Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Google+ Google+ By News Highland – November 7, 2012 WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Renewed calls for full-time Garda in Kilmacrennanlast_img

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