Gardai acting under warrant seized a number of cannabis and cocaine plants in a raid on a property in Navan last Saturday.

Sources have told Meath Live that the raid saw a major player in the local drug scene arrested and questioned.

A Garda spokesman confirmed the incident saying, ‘Garda√≠ seized a quantity of suspected cocaine and cannabis plants following a search under warrant in Navan, Co Meath on the 6th¬†Feb 2021.

‘A male aged in his 50s was arrested at the scene and was detained at Navan Garda Station. He has since been released without charge and a file is being prepared for the DPP.

‘Investigations are ongoing’.