Man questioned over €20,000 cocaine haul in Kildare

Gardaí carried out a search of a house in Athy last night

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A man has been arrested following the seizure of cocaine valued at an estimated €20,000 in Co Kildare.

A house in Castle Park, Athy, was searched at around 9.30pm last night, as part of an on-going garda operation.

A man in his early thirties was detained in connection with the discovery.

He is being questioned under Section Four of the Criminal Justice Act.

This information is with thanks to our partner station in Kildare, KFM