A man has been arrested in connection with the seizure in Kildare of cocaine worth an estimated €252,000
Gardai & Detectives from Kildare Town, supported by the Drugs Unit, carried out an operation in Kildangan on Thursday night.
A cocaine press, along with "other equipment used in the sale and supply of illegal drugs", and a quantity of Benzocaine valued €300, were also seized.
Gardai have arrested a man in his 30s.
He is being questioned at Kildare Town Garda Station.