Significant quantity of crystal meth seized in Carlow
Man arrested over drug seizure at house in Hackettstown
Gardaí have seized a quantity of the drug crystal meth worth an estimated €90,000 from a house in Co Carlow.
As part of an ongoing operation, officers from Carlow Garda station assisted by the Garda Dog Unit searched a house at Slate Row in Hackettstown.
During the course of the search, the crystal meth - or methamphetamine - was uncovered.
While crystal meth seizures are not uncommon, an amount worth €90,000 is understood to be significant.
Officers also discovered a quantity of cannabis with an estimated street value of €20,000.
A man (37) was arrested by gardaí during the operation and brought to Carlow Garda station for questioning.
He was later charged in connection with the seizure and will appear before a special sitting of Carlow District Court this evening.