Man (30s) arrested in connection with €1.4m heroin seizure and €10k cannabis seizure
Published 02/06/2016 | 11:40
A man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with the seizure of heroin worth around €1.4m and cannabis herb worth around €10,000.
The drugs were seized when gardaí carried out a planned search of a premises within the Kevin Street district of Dublin city yesterday.
The man is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice, (Drug Trafficking), Act, 1996 at Kevin Street Garda Station.
A garda spokesperson said the drugs were seized as part of operation thistle, which targets organised criminals in Dublin South City Centre.