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Gardai uncover cocaine and arms cache in Co Clare

Conor Trindle
17 Oct 2021, 21:05 GMT+10

CO CLARE, Ireland - Two firearms and a large quantity of cocaine have been seized during a search in County Clare.

The search on Saturday morning in the West Clare area was carried out by officers attached to the Clare Divisional Drugs Unit and Kilrush Garda Station.

A man aged in his 30s was arrested during the search.

He is currently detained at Kilrush Garda Station.

Gardai said in a statement the seized cocaine is valued at €35,000.

One air rifle and one air gun were also seized.

Gardai say their investigation is ongoing.

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