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Updated: 10/10/17 : 06:13:39

Drugs worth €100k found near Ballisodare

Glenwood, Ballisodare is a popular walking trail. Photo:
A quantity of drugs worth €100,000 have been discovered in a rural area near Ballisodare, Co.Sligo.

The discovery of a package of ecstasy (MMDA) in powder and tablet form was made by a man walking his dog along a walking trail in the Glenwood area at around 12:30 last Tuesday.

Gardaí were notified and a subsequent search of the package uncovered powder and tablets that have since been confirmed as MDMA and ecstasy.

Gardaí are appealing for the public's help, in particular anyone who may have visited the area in the days leading up to the 3rd of October or who noticed any activity.

Sligo Garda station can be contacted on 071-915700 or through the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111