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Cocaine worth €1.75m discovered in Cork

NewsBy Karl Doyle
The cocaine is believed to have originated in Central America
The cocaine is believed to have originated in Central America

Customs officers have discovered €1.75m worth of cocaine at Cork Port, it has been revealed.

A total of 25kg of the drug was found last Friday during a routine examination of a boat docked there.

The containers were being unloaded from a vessel which had recently arrived from Central America.

Officer from Revenue Customs Service have made contact with the gardai and investigations are continuing.