Man caught with €36,000 of cannabis is jailed

A 26 year old man caught with €36,000 worth of cannabis plants in Killarney has been given a four year sentence. Gavel 2 Mateusz Babinski, who was renting at 1 Scartlea, Muckross, pleaded guilty to possession of cannabis herb for sale or supply and cultivating the drug at the address on June 29th last. 46 cannabis plants were discovered by Gardai during a planned search following intelligence they received. Judge Tom O’Donnell jailed Mr Babinski for four years and back dated the sentence to June 29th when he first went into custody.