A woman is currently in custody after €3,400 worth of heroin was discovered in Drogheda.

Gardaí from the local Divisional Drugs Unit discovered the drugs during the search of a property in the area yesterday.

It was stored in two bags and 20 individual deal bags, while other items linked to the sale and supply of drugs were also seized.

The woman was arrested at the scene and is currently being detained at Drogheda Garda Station.