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Huge amount of cash seized from car in Dublin

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Image of the cash seized released by An Garda Siochana
Image of the cash seized released by An Garda Siochana

Gardai working to combat serious criminal activity seized a huge amount of cash from a car in Dublin yesterday.

The gardai stopped and searched a vehicle in the vicinity of the Fonthill Road, Dublin 22 yesterday afternoon at approximately 1pm.
 
During the operation Gardaí located and seized a significant amount of cash, concealed in the vehicle, estimated at €200,000.

A man, 39 years, was arrested at the scene.

He was detained at Ronanstown Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 but has since been released from Garda custody without charge.

A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.