The Irish Times Reports

Two men have been charged in connection with a major drugs haul in Corkcity over the weekend, when detectives seized almost €800,000 worth of cannabis herb.

Michael O’Leary, from The Orchards, Mahon, was charged with six offences and Eddie Murphy, from Hazel Road, Togher, was charged with four offences at a special sitting of Cork District Court on Sunday night.

Mr O’Leary (44) was charged with four offences in relation to possession and possession for sale or supply of 35.5kg of cannabis herb with an estimated street value of €710,000 at Kent Railway Station, Lower Glanmire Road, on June 21st.

He is charged with a further two offences of possession and possession for sale or supply of another 4kg of cannabis herb with an estimated street value of €80,000 at Kent Road, Ballyphehane, on the same date.

Meanwhile, Mr Murphy (48) is charged with a total of four offences in relation to the possession and possession for sale or supply of 35.5kg of cannabis herb at Kent Railway Station on June 21st.

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