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Huge amount of drugs headed for Dublin city addresses seized by Revenue

Crime DeskBy Sunday World
The seized drugs
The seized drugs

Revenue officers seized 18kg of herbal cannabis in Portlaoise today.

Today, at Portlaoise Mail Centre, Revenue officers seized 18kg of herbal cannabis.

The drugs have an approximate street value of €360,000.

The drugs were discovered following routine profiling, when a Revenue detector dog indicated on three parcels which had been sent from South Africa and Nigeria.

The parcels were being sent to addresses in Dublin City.