Cork Teenager (19) Remanded On Bail Following €100,000 Cannabis Seizure By Gardai In The City Centre
He was charged in connection with the seizure earlier this week
19-year-old Evan Hourigan was brought before a special sitting of Cork District Court yesterday, and charged with two offences following the seizure by Gardai on Thursday.
Cliona O’Dwyer has this report for RedFM News:
‘Gardai recovered €85,000 worth of cannabis herb and €10,500 worth of cannabis resin in the search of the house in Hollyhill on the northside. Evan Hourigan was charged with possession of cannabis and possession of cannabis for sale or supply at his home at Ardcullen. He was granted free legal aid in court yesterday on the basis that he had only recently finished second level education and was currently unemployed. Evan Hourigan was remanded on bail Judge Kelleher and given free legal aid, on the basis that he would sign on every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at Gurranabraher Garda Station. He has also committed to not breach Covid-19 regulations including staying within 5kms of his home.’