Cocaine and cannabis worth almost €100,000 have been seized in operation in Clare & Limerick.

They were taken in following a joint operation between the Clare and Limerick Divisions of An Garda Siochana yesterday evening.

The first seizure happened when a car was stopped and searched on the M18 at Junction 11 Dromoland in Clare.

Following the search €56,000 worth of cocaine was seized and a 41 year old man was arrested.

He's being detained at Ennis Garda Station.

A follow up search of a house in Castleconnell, Co. Limerick resulted in the seizure of cocaine worth around €17,500 and approximately €24,000 worth of cannabis resin.

A 36 year old man was arrested and is currently detained at Henry Street Garda Station.