Wednesday 20 March 2019

Detector dog helps sniff out €675K of herbal cannabis at Dublin Port

Detector dog Meg with the seized drugs
Detector dog Meg with the seized drugs
Kathy Armstrong

Kathy Armstrong

Herbal cannabis worth €675,000 was seized at Dublin Port today, Revenue has revealed.

Revenue detector dog Meg helped to sniff out 33.7kgs of herbal cannabis, which had arrived in a consignment from Spain.

The illegal delivery had been marked as "dried goods."

Investigations are ongoing.

If businesses or members of the public have any information regarding drug smuggling, they can contact Revenue in confidence on Confidential Phone Number 1800 295 295.

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