Saturday 21 October 2017

Man arrested after drugs worth more than €100k found at house

A man has been arrested following the seizure of drugs worth more than €100,000.

The seizure was made as part of a garda operation into the sale and supply of illegal drugs in the Clondalkin area of Dublin.

Gardai from the Divisional Drugs Unit carried out a search of a house in a Tallaght housing estate at 5pm yesterday evening and seized a large quantity of heroin, believed to be worth €112,500.

A 21-year-old man was arrested at the scene and is currently being detained at Clondalkin Garda Station.

He was released without charge this evening and a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Irish Independent

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