Update: Two people who were arrested for drug capture in Cork were released free of charge.
Passage West was detained last night for an estimated 180,000 euros.
Hemp resin, ecstasy tablets, cannabis grass and cocaine were seized together with some cash.
Both men were released this evening without charge – now a file will be prepared for DPP.
Two people were arrested after a drug worth € 180,000 seized in Cork
Earlier: Two people were arrested after an estimated € 180,000 worth of drugs in the city of Cork.
Gardaí, Maulbaun's Mansion, made two house searches in Passage West last night at 11 pm.
During the search, cannabis resin, ecstasy tablets, cannabis grass and cocaine were seized with some cash.
Men of the late 40s and early 50s were arrested at the scene and detained at the Bridewell Garda Station, now in 1996, in section 2 of the Criminal Justice Drug Trafficking Act.
They can be kept up to seven days.
The search was part of an operation aimed at the sale and supply of medicines in Cork City.