Gardaí seize €120k of cannabis plants and arrest one man

Gardaí have arrested a man while seizing a large quantity of cannabis plants in Co. Cavan.

Gardaí from the Cavan District and the Regional Support Unit seized 140 cannabis plants during the search of a house near Kilnaleck yesterday evening.

Cultivation equipment was also recovered and a technical examination of the scene is ongoing.

The drugs have an estimated street value of €120,000.

A man in his 20s was arrested during the operation and is being held under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

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