Wednesday 16 August 2017

Liquid amphetamine and cocaine seized in €200,000 Dublin drugs bust

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

Louise Kelly

Three men have been arrested in connection with the seizure of €200,000 worth of drugs in Dublin.

Approximately 3.75kg of liquid amphetamine and 2kg of cocaine were seized after a number of houses were searched in Ballybough and Mulhuddart on Friday.

The intelligence led operation was carried out by Customs, the Garda Crime Bureau and the Garda drugs units from Store Street and Blanchardstown.

Two men, aged 51 and 43, were arrested by Gardaí in Blanchardstown and one man aged 56 was arrested by Gardai in Store Street.

All three are currently detained under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Blanchardstown and Store Street garda stations.

Investigations are ongoing.

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