Wednesday 23 August 2017

Man (55) arrested in conection with seizure of €300,000 cash, and cocaine and ecstasy

The searches were carried out in the Kinsealy area of north Dublin.
The searches were carried out in the Kinsealy area of north Dublin.

Gardai have arrested a man (55) in connection with the seizure of €300,000 cash as well as small quantities of cocaine and ecstasy during a number of searches yesterday.

The searches were carried out in the Kinsealy area of north Dublin.

During the course of the search, euro and sterling currencies with a value of up to €300,000 were recovered together with small quantities of Cocaine and Ecstasy.

The 55-year-old man has been arrested in connection with this investigation and is currently detained at Coolock Garda Station under the provisions of Section 2 –Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.

Gardai say their investigations are continuing.

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