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Man arrested after massive drug seizure in Tallaght

A picture of the haul released by the Garda Press Office
A picture of the haul released by the Garda Press Office

Gardai have announced details of a massive drug seizure made in Tallaght last night.

Gardai have confirmed that they searched a house in Tallaght last night and during the course of the search Gardaí discovered approximately 13 kilos of Cocaine (subject to analysis) with an estimated street value of over €930,000.

A small quantity of Ecstasy tablets (subject to analysis) was also seized during the course of the search.

In a follow up operation Gardaí arrested a man in 40s in connection with this investigation.

He is currently detained at Ballymun Garda Station under the provisions of Section 2 Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 as amended.