Over €7,000 worth of drugs seized in Firies

Gardaí have seized over €7,000 worth of drugs in Firies.

Following a search of a property yesterday, Gardaí arrested a man and seized suspected ecstasy, cocaine and cannabis herb.

Shortly before 3pm, Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit in Kerry carried out a search at a house in Firies.

During the operation, Gardaí seized €6,000 worth of ecstasy, €700 of cocaine and €500 of cannabis herb.

The suspect drugs will now be sent for analysis.

A man in his 20s was arrested at the scene and brought to Tralee Garda Station where he was detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

He has since been released without charge, and a file will be prepared for the DPP.