Kilcock cannabis growhouse bust

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GARDAI believe a non-national group may be behind an illegl drug find in Kildare on Wednesday, 10 April.

GARDAI believe a non-national group may be behind an illegl drug find in Kildare on Wednesday, 10 April.

As part of an ongoing investigation, Gardaí from Leixlip carried out a search of a house at Ballyboeen, Kilcock, close to Enfield. at approximately 5pm on Wednesday.

During the course of the search, cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €400,000 were seized. The crop is currently being analysed.

The house lies in a rural area.

No arrests have been made and investigations are continuing.

A number of people are currently going through the Court process, charged with illegal activities connected with so called “grow houses.”

In these case, Gardai believe that a non national group are involved.