Wednesday 16 August 2017

Man (30) arrested in connection with €84,000 heroin seizure

Gardai were assisted by the Pearse Street District Drugs and Detective Units
Gardai were assisted by the Pearse Street District Drugs and Detective Units
Louise Kelly

Louise Kelly

A 30-year-old man has been arrested following the seizure of €84,000 worth of heroin on Saturday afternoon.

Gardaí from the Pearse Street Community Policing Unit seized the drugs from a premises on York Street in Dublin 2 shortly before 2pm.

The planned search was conducted as part of an operation targeting the illegal sale and supply of controlled drugs in Dublin South City Centre.

Gardai were assisted by the Pearse Street District Drugs and Detective Units.

The man was arrested at scene and is currently detained at Pearse Street Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 as amended.

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