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garda probe Two men arrested and €140,000 worth of suspected cocaine and power boats seized

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A number of items, including a speed boat and Jet ski deemed to be the proceeds of crime, were seized

A number of items, including a speed boat and Jet ski deemed to be the proceeds of crime, were seized

A number of items, including a speed boat and Jet ski deemed to be the proceeds of crime, were seized

Two men are due before Naas District Court this morning after gardai raided a premises in Co Kildare yesterday afternoon.

Shortly before noon, Gardaí attached to Tallaght District Drugs Unit, along with members of Tallaght and Rathfarnham District Detective Units discovered €140,000 worth of suspected cocaine.

The officers, backed up by the Kildare Divisional Drugs Unit and Tallaght Community Policing Unit with assistance from Revenue and Customs also seized jet skis, a speed boat, a Rolex watch and other items that are believed to be proceeds of crime.

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A Jet Ski was part of a number of items seized

A Jet Ski was part of a number of items seized

A Jet Ski was part of a number of items seized

Gardai said this morning that “two men, one in their 30s and one in their 20s were arrested at the scene and brought To Tallaght Garda station where they were detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.

“Both men have since been charged and are due to appear before Naas District Court this morning, Thursday, December 17.”

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