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Dundalk cannabis find 'worth 160,000 euros'

Police have seized cannabis plants with an approximate street value of 160,000 euros (£125,000) in the Republic of Ireland.

Officers searched a number of houses in Dundalk, County Louth, on Friday and discovered a total of 200 cannabis plants during the operation.

They also found a quantity of cannabis herb, estimated to be worth about 2,000 euros (£1,570).

Two men, aged 25 and 27, have been arrested and charged.

They are due to appear before Dublin District Court on Saturday evening.

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