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Woman arrested after large heroin seizure in west Dublin

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An image of the seized drugs (Image via An Garda Siochana)
An image of the seized drugs (Image via An Garda Siochana)

Gardai have seized a large quantity of heroin in Lucan after an operation targeted at serious criminal activity in the West Dublin area.

Gardaí attached to the Special Crime Task Force, Garda Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau seized heroin with an estimated value of €150,000.

The seizure was made following the planned search of a premises in Lucan, County Dublin last night, at approximately 11pm.

A woman in her late 40s was arrested at scene.

She is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996 at Ronanstown Garda Station.