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Gardai seize cannabis, cocaine and ecstasy in Dublin

Image of the drugs seized in Blanchardstown provided by An Garda Siochana
Image of the drugs seized in Blanchardstown provided by An Garda Siochana

A man has been arrested after gardai seized a large quantity of cannabis, cocaine and ecstasy in Blanchardstown.

According to gardai after receiving confidential information officers from Blanchardstown searched a house in Huntstown Court, Blanchardstown Dublin 15 last night.

During the search Gardaí discovered cannabis with an approximate street value of €247,000, cocaine with an approximate street value of €43,000 and Ecstasy tablets with an approximate value of €1,150 (all subject to analysis).

A 20-year-old man was arrested and brought to Blanchardstown Garda station.

He is being detained under the provisions of section 2 of the Criminal Justice ( Drug Trafficking ) Act 1996 as amended.

Earlier today gardai arrested a 16-year old after seizing €10,000 of cannabis in Crumlin.