Seven arrested for drugs offences

Seven people have been arrested after Gardaí seized a quantity of suspected cocaine and cash during searches in North Wexford that began in the early hours of Saturday morning. Gardaí intercepted a van and conducted a search of a vehicle at around 2 am. Suspected cocaine with an estimated street value of €17,500 was seized.Continue reading “Seven arrested for drugs offences”

Truck overturned at Ferrycarrig Bridge

A 34 year old man has been seriously injured when the cattle truck he was driving went out of control and overturned at Ferrycarrig Bridge this afternoon. A number of cattle died in the collision. A parked car that was unoccupied at the time was also involved in the incident. Emergency services were quickly onContinue reading “Truck overturned at Ferrycarrig Bridge”

Ferrycarrig Bridge is closed to traffic

Ferrycarrig Bridge outside Wexford town is currently closed while Gardaí deal with a serious collision. WexfordLocal.com has been informed that a truck loaded with livestock is involved. Emergency services are at the scene. Roadusers should avoid the area over the next few hours. Traffic is quite heavy on approach in both directions. 

Coastal search for missing Gorey woman

By Dan Walsh Today’s search for a missing Gorey woman was focussed on the Tara Hill and Ballymoney areas of North Wexford and covered both land and sea. The Coastguard Helicopter Rescue 117 took part in the search and reported good visibility, but nothing sighted. Courtown RNLI assisted in the search concentrating on the areaContinue reading “Coastal search for missing Gorey woman”

Search for missing Gorey woman

Gardaí in Gorey are searching for the whereabouts of 50 years old Deirdre Redmond, missing from the Gorey area. She was last seen wearing a purple coloured top and dark jeans. She is described as having purple/brown hair, approximately 5’6. Her family are concerned for her safety.Anyone with information, please contact Gorey Garda Station onContinue reading “Search for missing Gorey woman”

Drugs and cash seized in Wexford

The Wexford Divisional Drug Unit assisted by Gardaí from Enniscorthy district have carried out a successful search of a house yesterday morning. Seized was approximately €11,500 worth of drugs in the form of ecstasy and cannabis. €6,000 worth of cash was also discovered in the search. One male was arrested at the scene and aContinue reading “Drugs and cash seized in Wexford”

Anti-social concerns at new Wexford park

Gardai in Wexford town are to put extra officers on the beat and increase mobile patrols following allegations of anti-social behaviour issues involving youths at the recently opened Min Ryan Park at Killeens, on the outskirts of the town. Gardai have confirmed that extra resources have been assigned to the area to help with eradicatingContinue reading “Anti-social concerns at new Wexford park”