A man in his 40’s was arrested and detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 following a search carried out in the Mary Street South area of Dundalk at approximately 8:10am on May 8.
A quantity of tablets were seized along with a sum of cash and mobile phones. The search was the result of an ongoing investigation into the sale and supply of controlled drugs in the Dundalk area and was carried out by the Dundalk District Drugs Unit.
The man was taken to Dundalk Garda Station where he was formally charged on May 8. He is due to appear before Dundalk District Court on May 5.