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Tuesday 16 January 2018

Two men (60s) arrested after gardai seize drugs worth €1.2m

Gardai discovered cocaine and cannabis worth €1.2 million.
Gardai discovered cocaine and cannabis worth €1.2 million.
Catherine Devine

Catherine Devine

Two men have been arrested after gardai discovered cocaine and cannabis worth €1.2 million.

The drugs were seized when a vehicle was stopped and searched in the Slane area on June 24.

Following searches and further investigations two males in their 60s were arrested today and are currently detained at Blanchardstown Garda Station under Section 2 of Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.

They can be detained for up to seven days.

Gardaí from Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau and Special Crime Task Force were involved in this operation, assisted by other Specialist Garda Units from the Dublin Metropolitan Region and Revenues Customs Officers.

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