Two held after Meath drugs find

Sat, Oct 13, 2012, 01:00

Two men have been arrested following the seizure of cannabis plants in Navan, Co Meath.

Gardaí searched a house in Lobinstown yesterday and discovered 480 cannabis plants with an estimated value of €384,000.

A sophisticated growing and cultivating operation had been set up in the house, gardaí said.

The men, aged 30 and 36-years-of-age, are being held at Kells Garda station under section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.