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Gardai arrest 24 after crackdown on Tallaght drug dealing

Gardai arrest 24 after crackdown on Tallaght drug dealing

Gardai have announced that an initiative to crack down on drug dealing in the Tallaght area has resulted in 24 arrests.

According to gardai the operation began in mid 2016, led by their Street Purchasing Unit, which is part of the Drugs and Organised Crime Unit, together with the Tallaght Drugs Unit.

Gardai say that over the course of the operation over ‘74’ buys were made.

They added that 24 people were arrested over the last two weeks and have been charged.

They will appear before Tallaght District Court next Monday.