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The men were arrested on suspicion of involvement in an offence of participating in the activities of a criminal organisation

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Gardaí seized €414,000 during the operation.

Gardaí seized €414,000 during the operation.

Gardaí seized €414,000 during the operation.

Three men have been arrested after gardai seized €414,000 in cash yesterday from two cars in West Dublin.

At approximately 6.30pm yesterday, members of the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) intercepted two vehicles in the Blanchardstown area of west Dublin during an operation targeting organised crime.

The vehicles were searched and €414,000 in cash was discovered inside and seized.

Three men (aged 38, 41, and 42) were arrested as part of the operation and are currently detained under Section 50 of Criminal Justice Act, 2007 at Blanchardstown Garda Station.

All three were arrested on suspicion of involvement in the activities of a criminal organisation, including facilitating money laundering and relating to the suspected proceeds of drug trafficking under Section 72 of Criminal Justice Act, 2006.

Investigations are ongoing.

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