Saturday 24 February 2018

Juvenile arrested in connection with seizure of heroin worth around €420,000

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Geraldine Gittens

Geraldine Gittens

A juvenile male has been arrested in connection with the seizure of heroin worth around €420,000.

Gardai seixed the drugs when the young man was stopped and searched at Coultry Park, Ballymun, at around 3.30pm today.

Gardaí discovered around three kilograms of heroin in a rucksack.

The young man is currently detained at Ballymun Garda station under Section 2 of Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking Act) 1996.

The drug was seized following a surveillance operation Gardaí attached to Ballymun Garda Station.

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