€12k of drugs found in Newbridge house raid

Paula Campbell

Reporter:

Paula Campbell

€12k of drugs found in Newbridge house raid

Gardai in Kildare seized €12,000 worth of drugs in a house raid in Newbridge on October 9 last.

Gardai raided the house at midnight in Allenview Heights and found €5,000 worth of cannabis plants and approximately €7,000 in cannabis herb.

Gardai are appealing for information on a burglary that took place at a construction site in Newbridge on October 4 last between 7pm and 7am the following day. Intruders broke into the site overnight and made off with €3,000 worth of construction tools from the site.

Gardai are also appealing for information on a raid on a house in Castledermot in Athy on October 6 last at Abbeylands Housing Estate. Entry was gained through a forced back door and a small amount of cash was taken.

The house was also ransacked.

Contact Kildare Gardai on 045 527731 with any details.