A man is due before the Castlebar District Court this morning, charged in connection with the seizure of more than €23,000 worth of suspected cocaine and cannabis in Ballinrobe yesterday evening.
Gardai attached to the Mayo Divisional Drugs Unit, together with a specialist drugs dog, carried out a search of a house and outbuildings in the Ballinrobe area at about 7.30 pm.
During the course of the search, €13,400 worth of suspected cannabis and €10,000 worth of cocaine were seized, and two men were arrested.
One man in his early 30's was charged in connection with the seizure and is due before a sitting of the Castlebar District Court this morning.
The second man was released without charge, and a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.