Man arrested as €1.6m worth of drugs seized in operation targeting crime gangs
They added that the operation is part of Revenue’s ongoing joint investigations targeting organised crime groups
Drugs worth more than €1.6m have been seized in Clondalkin, Dublin, as part of a Revenue-led operation
Officers seized 155kgs of cannabis resin and 35kgs of herbal cannabis when a vehicle was stopped and searched by officers in the joint operation conducted by Revenue’s Customs Service and the Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB).
“A man in his 30s was arrested by gardai in connection with the seizure and is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drugs Trafficking) Act 1996 at Ronanstown Garda Station,” the Revenue service said in a statement.