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Man Charged In Relation To €2.1m Cannabis Seizure in Laois

He is due before the courts this morning.

A man in his 20s has been charged in relation to a 2.1 million euro drug seizure in Laois earlier this week. 

121kg of cannabis herb was discovered in Emo disguised in Vegetable boxes. 

He is due before Tullamore District Court this morning. 

Meanwhile another man is appearing before Carlow District Court after being charged for an incident that occurred last Sunday. 

Two men in their 40s and 50s were discovered with apparent stab wounds on Barrack Track in Carlow Town.

The individual in their 50s was subsequently arrested and detained for 48 hours before being charged.

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