Gardai in Athlone have seized cocaine worth in the region of €700,000 in a planned search.

At about 7am this morning, Gardai from the Crime & Drugs Unit based in Athlone conducted a search of a house in the Clonown area of the town, where cocaine with an estimated street value of €700,000 was seized.

A man and woman in their 20s were arrested and being detained under Section 2 of the Drug Trafficking Act at Athlone Garda Station.

The scene of the drugs seizure is being preserved for technical examination.

 

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