A man was arrested yesterday after Revenue officers at Shannon Airport seized 1.1kg of herbal cannabis with an estimated value of €22,000.
The detection was made as a result of routine profiling when officers stopped and searched a passenger who had arrived on a flight from Tenerife.
The drugs were discovered in the passenger’s checked-in baggage.
A 31 year old Lithuanian man was arrested by Gardaí and detained at Ennis Garda station.
Investigations are ongoing.