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  • Northside West

Gardaí seize drugs, cash, designer clothing in Dublin 15

Wednesday, 18th March, 2020 2:44pm
Gardaí seize drugs, cash, designer clothing in Dublin 15

A photo of the drugs, cash and goods seized yesterday

Gardaí seize drugs, cash, designer clothing in Dublin 15

A photo of the drugs, cash and goods seized yesterday

Gardaí attached to the K District Community Action Team conducted a search of two vehicles at Porterstown Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15.

During the course of the searches, a package containing approximately €82,600 of suspected cocaine was seized (pending analysis).

Two men in their 30s were arrested at the scene and detained at Blanchardstown Garda Station under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice Drug Trafficking Act, 1996.   

A further search was conducted in the vehicles where another package containing approximately €81,200 of suspected cocaine was seized (pending analysis) as well as €24,985 in cash.

During a follow-up operation at a number of locations in the Dublin 15 area, gardaí recovered approximately €6,000 in cash as well as designer clothing and apparel with an estimated value of €24,000.

Investigations are ongoing.

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