Gardaí investigating Kinahan cartel seize drugs worth €4m and firearm in significant crackdown
Three men have been arrested after gardaí seized €4m worth of drugs, and weapons, during a raid on a Dublin premises.
It is understood the seizure was made by gardaí investigating the activities of the Kinahan crime cartel.
A search operation took place in the Ballyfermot Parade area of Dublin 10 on Monday, July 17.
Cannabis and heroin, with an estimated street value of €4m was seized, along with drug paraphernalia, vacuum packing machine and cash counting machine.
Weapons were also found at the scene, including stun guns, a sawn-off shotgun and a semi-automatic pistol.
Three males, aged 44, 44 and 39, were arrested at the scene and detained at Clondalkin and Ballyfermot Garda Stations under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.
Two of the men arrested are from the south inner city, while the third is from Crumlin.