Drugs worth €500,000 seized by gardaí in Co Meath

Two people have been arrested after a search took place in the Bellewstown area yesterday

Drugs worth €500,000 seized by gardaí in Co Meath

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Drugs worth €500,000 have been seized in Co Meath.

Heroin, ecstasy tablets, cannabis resin and cannabis herb were found when a premises in Bellewstown was searched yesterday.

€70,000 in cash was also seized, along with mixing agents and other paraphernalia associated with illicit drug preparation.

Two men - aged 26 and 33 - were arrested in connection with the investigation and are being questioned at Kells Garda Station.

Gardaí say investigations are ongoing.