Man arrested after more than 11 kilos of cocaine discovered
Gardai have arrested a man in connection with the discovery of a large amount of cocaine.
Revenue’s Customs Service and the Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau discovered approximately 11.2 kilos of cocaine following the search of a freight vehicle at Dublin Port.
The discovery occurred yesterday, authorities said.
Gardai say the large haul has an estimated street value of around €784,000.
During the course of this joint operation a 37-year-old was arrested.
He is currently detained at Store Street Garda Station, under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.
Yesterday, Gardai seized over half a million prescription tablets during a raid in the capital.