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Herbal haul Gardai arrest two women after seizing €220K of cannabis herb and €18K cash in Finglas, Dublin

Two women in their 20s were arrested

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Cannabis herb and cash seized by gardai

Cannabis herb and cash seized by gardai

Cannabis herb and cash seized by gardai

Gardai have seized a haul of cannabis herb worth a whopping €220,000 and €18,000 in cash in a raid in north Dublin.

The seizure was made during a search of a house in the Charlestown area of Finglas this morning.

Shortly before 10am, Garda units from Finglas Station and Blanchardstown District raided the property after as part of ongoing investigations in to the sale and distribution of drugs in North Dublin Region.

They discovered a large quantity of cannabis herb with an estimated value of €220,000 along with €18,000 in cash.

A number of other items linked to drugs distribution were also seized including bags, weighing scales, cutting knives and documentation.

Two women aged in their 20s were arrested at the scene and taken to Finglas Garda Station where they are currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice Act (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996. They can be held for up to seven days.

Investigations are ongoing.

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