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Gardai hit Kinahan cartel with arrests and raid on gang’s heartland

Gardai hit Kinahan cartel with arrests and raid on gang’s heartland

Gardai have hit the Kinahan cartel’s south inner city stronghold this morning with a series of raids.

Officers from the Special Task Force and the Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau swooped on four premises which resulted in a number of seizures.

Gardai confiscated  and Audi A3, heroin with €3,000, cash, stolen property, jewellery worth €30,000 and a watch worth €15,000.

Documents were also seized which will be forensically examined.

A man and woman, both aged in their 20s have been arrested in connection with this investigation are currently detained at Kevin Street Garda Station under the provisions of Section 2 – Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.