Two men held after €110,000 cannabis seizure

first_imgWhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Only re-integration will solve Shannon Airport crisis TAGSBunrattydrug seizureShannon Facebook TWO men are in garda custody following the seizure of €110,000 worth of cannabis in Bunratty.Aged 27 and 37, the men were arrested after the van in which they were travelling was stopped at an area known as Clonmoney West, Bunratty on Wednesday.The arrests came as part f a planned operation targeting illegal criminal activity and the sale and supply of drugs in the region.The discovery of the cannabis herb, estimated to be worth in the region of €110,000 led to the arrest of the two men who are being held at Shannon Garda Station.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The men can be detained under Drug Trafficking legislation for a maximum of seven days without [email protected] Is Aer Lingus taking flight from Shannon? Twitter Shannon Airport braced for a devastating blow Advertisementcenter_img Email Previous articleConcerns raised over Limerick cement factory planning applicationNext articleHomecoming for Na Piarsaigh as All Ireland Club Hurling Champions Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Linkedin NewsBreaking newsTwo men held after €110,000 cannabis seizureBy Staff Reporter – March 18, 2016 952 New high-end jobs for Shannon Local backlash over Aer Lingus threat Print Shannon Chamber Webinar to help people cope with the stresses of COVID-19last_img read more

Suburban stunner sells for this year’s best price

first_imgR4 Stubley Street Wavell Heights has achieved the suburb’s best sale price for a sub-700 sq m homesite in the past 12-months. Picture: realestate.com.auThis home at 4 Stubley St Wavell Height is one stunning construction and it’s weekend auction has achieved the suburb’s highest price for a residence on a sub-700 sq m block in the past 12 months. Alan & Jacquie Speirs outside their new home on Stubley Street in Wavell Heights. Pictures: Jack Tran Crowds gathered early for what would prove to be a very exciting result. Pictures: Jack TranMore from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this homeless than 1 hour agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor7 hours agoAn opening bid of $950,000 got the ball rolling but competition between three bidders saw the number rise to $1.125 million in minutes.After some short discussion, the property was declared on the market with a new offer of $1.25 million on the table … and that’s where is stayed until the hammer dropped and the winning bidder, Jacquie Spiers, celebrated with a fist-pump and a smile.“I’m a little bit competitive,” Mrs Spiers said.She and husband Alan had been searching for some time for just the right property and were over the moon with the result.“It’s been a while but it’s a window of opportunity for us and it’s all about timing. It came up at the right time and in the right area,” Mr Spiers said.“We’ve got an eye for detail and I think the lines particularly with this house struck us.“It’s got a lot of street appeal which is important, but I think it just ticked a lot of boxes as well. I race cars so a three-car garage is perfect,” he said.Mrs Spiers said celebrations would involve sitting out on the deck with a few friends and a bottle of champagne.She said their daughter knew they’d own the house well before the auction.“We’ve got a seven year old and we’ve been looking for several months I’d say, and this is the first house that she loves. She’s psychic,” Mrs Spiers added.center_img 4 Stubley Street Wavell Heights has achieved a benchmark price. Picture: realestate.com.auThe property takes contemporary suburban living to the next level with polished concrete floors finishing a suspended slab to the upper level, an internal courtyard with pool, and a three-car garage.Eight registered bidders were in the starting blocks and the 60-strong crowd was full of locals keen to see how this architectural marvel faired.Auctioneer Haesley Cush employed his nimble wit, machine gun dialogue and trademark rolling “r”s to keep the crowd on its toes — his calling style would not be out of place at a cattle sale on the Darling Downs.last_img read more