Thursday 21 March 2019

Three arrested as gardai seize cannabis and cocaine worth €250,000

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Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Gardai have arrested three men and seized cocaine and cannabis worth €250,000.

As a result of an intelligence led operation targeting an organised criminal group operating in the Dublin and Wicklow areas, a planned operation was carried out by the Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau and local gardaí.

A number of searches of residences were carried out in Enniskerry, Tallaght and Ballymun areas on February 20.

Cocaine and Cannabis herb with a street value of €250,000 and approximately €20,000 in cash was seized.

Three men - aged 41, 37 and 28 years were arrested and are currently detained at Bray and Ballymun garda stations.

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