Armed teen arrested in cash and drugs seizure

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The teen was arrested in possession of the drugs, cash and a knife

GARDAI in Roxboro Road have arrested and charged a teenager in relation to the seizure of suspected cannabis herb and cash.

The male, aged in his late teens was arrested in the Carew Park area of Limerick on Tuesday evening April 10 where he was found in possession of cannabis Herb.

Pending analysis, the drugs have an estimated street value of €1,150.

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The man male was also found to be armed with a knife and €500 in cash in his possession at the time of his arrest.

The male was detained at Mayorstone Park under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 and will be brought before the criminal courts in Limerick.

Separately, gardai in Henry Street have arrested and charged a man in relation to three burglary incidents in Limerick between January 1 and February 7 of this year.

The man, 20s was arrested on Tuesday evening and detained at Newcastle West Garda Station under section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

Charges were put to the accused and he is to appear before the criminal courts in Limerick.

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