Two men in their twenties are due to appear before a special sitting of Portlaoise District court later today in connection a drugs seizure in Abbeyleix on Friday.
Cocaine worth an estimated €35,000 was seized by Gardai after they stopped a car on the Cork Road in Abbeyleix.
The seizure was made as part of Operation Anvil.
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