Co­caine and cash found

Wexford People - - NEWS -

A ROU­TINE Garda check­point led to the dis­cov­ery of €9,000 worth of co­caine and a ‘sub­stan­tial’ sum of money last week.

The check­point was mounted on Wed­nes­day in Castle­bridge and a spokesper­son for Wex­ford Gar­dai said that be­tween 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. mem­bers stopped a lo­cal man, in his 30s, who was sub­se­quently found to be in pos­ses­sion of the drugs and money.

He was ar­rested un­der the Mis­use of Drugs Act and was de­tained for ques­tion­ing at Wex­ford Garda Sta­tion. A file on the mat­ter is cur­rently be­ing pre­pared for the DPP.

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