Man arrested following seizure of psychedelic drug Mescaline

Investigators say the 1.5kg package is worth around €80,000

Man arrested following seizure of psychedelic drug Mescaline

Mescaline seized in County Cork. Image: Revenue

Gardaí and revenue officers have seized 1.5kg of the psychedelic drug mescaline in county Cork.

Investigators say the powder packages have an estimated street value of  €80,000.

The drugs were discovered during a search at a house on the Lee Road on Tuesday.

A Spanish man in his forties has been arrested.