Sligo man questioned in relation to Kildare drugs seizure

A Sligo man is being questioned in relation to a large scale drugs seizure.

€7.4m of cannabis was discovered in Co. Kildare this week.

In a follow up search of a car, €770,000 of cocaine was found with a combined total €8.2m

According to the Irish Independent, A 46 year old farmer has been arrested and the 49 year old Sligo man is also being questioned.

The Sligo man has been the suspect of plant machinery theft and the importation of drugs in vintage tractors from Europe.