Gardai seize €820 worth of cannabis after inspecting bus in Charleville

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Gardai seize €820 worth of cannabis after inspecting bus in Charleville

Picture: An Garda Siochana/Facebook

GARDAI have seized €820 worth of cannabis following an inspection of a bus in Charleville this Saturday. 

The search was carried out during Operation Fanacht, a policing initiative to help reduce unnecessary journeys amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Whilst performing an #OperationFannacht checkpoint in Charleville, Gardaí carried out an inspection of a Bus. Whilst on...

Posted by Garda Síochána - Cork, Kerry & Limerick - Southern Region on  Saturday, October 17, 2020

"Whilst on the bus, gardai detected a strong smell of suspected cannabis. On speaking to a passenger he handed over €820 of suspected cannabis to Gardai," according to a Facebook post by gardai. 

A file is to be prepared for the DPP, gardai said.