Gardai Storm crime gangs and arrest 42
GARDAI arrested 42 people and seized €20,000 worth of drugs yesterday. They also seized five vehicles as part of Operation Thor – Project Storm. The Kilkenny-carlow division undertook the operation yesterday. They set up 77 checkpoints and searched 21 premises. Seventeen people are being held at Kilkenny and Carlow Garda stations. And a further 10 have been charged to appear before the courts. Crime prevention stands were also set up over the course of the operation giving information leaflets throughout the community.