Friday 27 April 2018

Two men charged after €200k cash seized by gardaí

The seizure of cash Photo: Garda Press Office
The seizure of cash Photo: Garda Press Office
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Two men will appear in court this morning charged in connection with the seizure of €200,000 cash last month.

The men, aged 31 and 40, are scheduled to appear before Court Number 4, The Criminal Courts of Justice this morning.

In a statement gardaí said the men are charged in connection with the stopping and searching of a vehicle in the vicinity of the Fonthill Road, Dublin 22 on Saturday, August 27.

Gardaí seized of a significant amount of cash, concealed in the vehicle, estimated at €200,000.

The search was carried out by Dublin gardaí attached to the Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau (DOCB), assisted by the newly formed Special Crime Task Force.

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