Tuesday 17 September 2019

Large quantity of cocaine found after Rush search

Over €40,000 worth of cocaine has been found by gardaí after searching a house in Rush.

On August 30, 2019 Gardaí searched a house in Rush, as part of ongoing operations targeting the sale and supply of drugs in north county Dublin.

During this search Gardaí seized cocaine with an estimated street value of €42,000 (analysis pending) along with €2,000 of cannabis, other drug paraphernalia and a sum of cash.

A man in his 20s was arrested and was detained at Balbriggan Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

The operation was led by Gardaí from the Balbriggan District Tasking Unit.

Investigations are ongoing by gardaí in Balbriggan.

Fingal Independent