Friday 22 September 2017

Cocaine and heroin worth €200,000 - and €80,000 in cash - seized at Dublin house

Credit: Garda Press Office
Credit: Garda Press Office
Louise Kelly

Louise Kelly

Drugs with a combined value of €200,000 have been discovered at a house in Dublin.

Gardai from the Tallaght Drugs Unit, Detective Unit and the DMR South Task Force carried out a planned search of a house in the Glenshane area of Tallaght at approximately 10pm last night

During the search cocaine with an estimated street value of €150,000 and heroin with an estimated street value of €50,000 was seized.

In addition over €80,000 in cash was also seized.

A man in his early 40s was arrested at the scene and is currently detained under the provisions of Section 2 of The Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Tallaght Garda Station.

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