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Friday 22 August 2014

Oil plant arrests

Published 11/12/2013 | 23:33

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TWO men have been arrested following the discovery of a large oil laundering plant.

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The pair, aged 19 and 20, are in custody after an operation by gardai and the Revenue near Ashbourne, Co Meath. The facility had the capacity to launder about three million litres of fuel a year, with a potential annual loss to the Exchequer of €1.5m.

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