Wednesday 23 August 2017

CAB seize cash, cars, watches and gun in series of west Dublin raids

The gun seized in the raids. Picture: Garda Press Office
The gun seized in the raids. Picture: Garda Press Office
Picture: Garda Press Office
Picture: Garda Press Office
Picture: Garda Press Office
Picture: Garda Press Office
Cathal McMahon

Cathal McMahon

The Criminal Assets Bureau have carried ut a series of raids in West Dublin as part of a clampdown on feuding criminal gangs.

Gardaí confirmed that searches were carried out on properties in the Ronanstown, Clolndalkin, Lucan and Tallaght areas as part of on-going investigations into recent organised criminal activity in the Dublin West area.

During the searches gardaí seized cash totalling €18,000, two vehicles (a car & a van), three watches and a bolt action pellet gun.

No arrests have been made and investigations are continuing.

Assistant Commissioner John O'Driscoll said that members of the Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau and the Special Crime Task Force assisted in the searches.

"Residential homes, offices of solicitors and accountants were searched."

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Picture: Garda Press Office

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