Gardaí have today (Wednesday) seized suspected drugs, cash and offensive weapons in Killarney town.


As part of an ongoing operation targeting criminal activity Gardaí carried out searches at four houses in Killarney town.

The planned searches began at 8am and were led by the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit, with the assistance of the Southern Region Dog Unit and Killarney Gardaí.

During the course of the searches Gardaí seized two samurai swords and a flick knife, €6,325 and £340 in cash, €230 in counterfeit €10 notes, €540 of cannabis herb, €100 of heroin, €100 of  Xanax, €60 of MDMA, weighing scales, plastic bags and mobile phones.

The local Scenes of Crime Unit also attended where they photographed the scenes and all of the seized items. All of the suspected drugs will now be sent for analysis.

No arrests have been made but Gardaí are following a definite line of enquiry.