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One man arrested following Tallaght cocaine bust

One man arrested following Tallaght cocaine bust

One man is in custody following a cocaine seizure in Tallaght, Dublin 24, yesterday.

€770,000 worth of the drug was uncovered by gardai as part of an investigation targeting drug trafficking activities in the Dublin Region.

A vehicle was intercepted by officers on the Tallaght By-Pass at approximately 6.15pm yesterday.

A quantity of drugs was discovered in the vehicle and a 36-year-old man was arrested at the scene and is currently at Tallaght garda station under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 as amended.