Gardaí have seized €29,600 of suspected cannabis plants in Skibbereen, Co Cork on July 19, 2020.

Shortly after 7.00pm Gardaí from the West Cork Divisional Drugs Unit, assisted by the Southern Region Dog Unit and Skibbereen Gardaí, executed a search warrant at a house in just outside Skibbereen town.

During the course of the search Gardaí seized €29,600 worth of cannabis plants, which were at various stages of growth. The plants were being grown both inside and outside of the house.

The Divisional Scenes of Crime Unit also attended and carried out an examination of the scene and photographed the suspected cannabis plants. They plants will now be sent for analysis.

No arrests have been made but Gardaí are following a definite line of enquiry.

Want to get €5, absolutely free? Sign up to the ‘Smart’ Debit Card – Curve today, and earn a fiver on us! Find out more here.