Five Arrested In Series Of Raids In Co Clare

Five people have been arrested in a series of early morning raids across County Clare.

Four men, aged in their 20s, were detained on suspected drugs, road traffic and domestic violence offences. While a man, aged in his 30s, were arrested during a raid on a site in the Ennis area.

Gardaí were joined by members of Regional Armed Support Unit as well as the divisional warrants, community policing, drugs and dog units.

Raids are understood to have been carried out at illegal caravan sites. It is understood that a large quantity of drugs were seized along with a quantity of cash and stolen property.

Garda said that their investigation is ongoing.


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