Two due in court over Johnstownbridge drugs find

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Two men are due to appear at a special sitting of Kilcock District Court this afternoon (Sunday) in connection with a €2 million drugs haul.

Two men are due to appear at a special sitting of Kilcock District Court this afternoon (Sunday) in connection with a €2 million drugs haul.

The two, who are aged 40 and 53, were detained yesterday following a search operation at a house in Johnstownbridge on Saturday afternoon.

A garda operation targeting the sale and supply of controlled drugs uncovered a ‘mixing factory’ for cocaine and heroin. Drugs with an estimated street value of up to €2 million was uncovered.

The men were arrested at the scene and detained at Leixlip Garda Station.