Thursday 21 September 2017

Gardai seize €1.5m cannabis in gangland swoop

Two men arrested in Dublin 15 this morning

GARDAI have seized €1.5m of cannabis and arrested two men in a major operation.

The gardai stopped two vehicles this morning at the Northwest Business Park in Dublin 15 and arrested two men.

Cannabis with a street value of €1.5m was discovered and two men in their 30s and 40s were arrested at the scene. 

The arrests were made as part of an on-going operation targeting a Tallaght based organised crime gang.

The two men are currently being held at Finglas and Clondalkin Garda stations under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996

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