Gardai arrest two men in connection with the seizure of €1.5m worth of cannabis
Gardai have arrested two men in connection with the seizure of around €1,500,000 worth of cannabis.
The drugs were found during a search of a property in Ballymount Estate in Dublin 12.
Gardai discovered a cannabis grow house and around 1,500 plants that were at various levels of growth.
Approximately 48kgs of vacuum packed cannabis herb was also discovered.
Gardai seized €70,000 in cash during a follow-up search of a house on the Northside of Dublin.
Two men, aged 54 and 44, were arrested and are being held under the provisions of Section 2 Drug Trafficking Act 1996 at Crumlin and Sundrive Road Garda stations.
The investigation is ongoing.