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Three arrested after drug seizure

Irish Police
The drugs were seized during a search in Carrigans.

Three men have been arrested in County Donegal in connection with the seizure of 12,000 cannabis plants.

The drugs were found during a search at a house in the Carrigans area on Tuesday evening.

The men, who are in their late 20s and early 30s, are being held at Letterkenny Garda Station.

The plants are under forensic examination, and are estimated to have a street value of 500,000 euro.

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