Tipperary Gardai seize drugs in three separate searches

Tipperary Star reporter


Tipperary Star reporter


Tipperary Gardai seize drugs in three separate searches

Gardai seized three small quantities of cannabis over the past week in Nenagh, Birdhill and Roscrea.

On Wednesday of last week a quantity of cannabis was seized at Sallygrove, Nenagh, at around 8.35pm. The value of the drug was estimated at €25.

Last Friday, cannabis worth an estimated €45 was seized in Birdhill at 6.50pm. Two hours later cannabis worth €20 was seized at Castle Street, Roscrea.

Meanwhile, Gardaí in Roscrea are investigating a case where a motorist drove off from the local Carrig Road Service Station without paying for €60 worth of petrol last Friday.

Gardaí are investigating after receiving a report of a theft of a large quantity of cash at Knock, Roscrea, on Saturday last. The money is believed to have been stowed away in a farm machine and was missing when the owner went to get it.

Gardaí in Newport are investigating a house burglary in the locality which occurred on Wednesday of last week. The property, located in the townland of Inchadrinagh, was ransacked in the break-in. A wallet containing cash was taken.

A 14-year-old male was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in a public place in Pearse Street, Nenagh, on last Saturday afternoon.

A teenager was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving at Silver Street, Nenagh, on Saturday last.

The previous day a male driver in his twenties was arrested on suspicion of a similar offence at Knock, Roscrea. Another male was arrested for allegedly being drunk while driving at Loughnavatta, Roscrea on Sunday night.

A female was arrested for a suspected breach of public order at Ballingarry, Roscrea at 3.35am on Sunday last.

On Monday of last week a youth in possession of a flick knife was arrested at Summerhill, Nenagh.