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, ‘Gardaí 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’.