Sunday 25 August 2019

Man arrested after heroin worth 700,000 euro seized

The drugs were discovered in a house in Tallaght on Sunday evening.

The man was arrested at the scene and taken to Tallaght garda station for questioning (Stephen Kelly Wire/PA)
The man was arrested at the scene and taken to Tallaght garda station for questioning (Stephen Kelly Wire/PA)

By Michelle Devane, PA

A man has been arrested after the seizure of 700,000 euro worth of heroin in Dublin.

The drugs were discovered during a planned search of a house in Tallaght on Sunday evening.

Detectives conducted the search as part of an ongoing investigation into the sale and distribution of illegal drugs in the area.

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The man was due to appear before a sitting of Tallaght District Court (Haydn West/PA)

The man, aged in his thirties, was arrested at the scene and taken to Tallaght garda station for questioning.

He was due to appear before a sitting of Tallaght District Court on Monday morning to face charges in connection with the case.

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