Over €200,000 worth of drugs seized in Dublin home 2 weeks ago

Over €200,000 worth of drugs seized in Dublin home

One man has been arrested in relation to the seizure.

As part of an intelligence led operation targeting organised crime and the sale and supply of drugs in the Finglas area, Gardaí from the Drugs Unit in Finglas and Community Action Team carried out a search under warrant at a house in Dunsink Green, Finglas on the night of Saturday 25 May.

The search took place at 9.30pm approximately and during the course of the search, cannabis herb, cannabis resin and cocaine was seized with an estimated street value of approximately €221,000 (subject to analysis).

A small amount of heroin, ecstasy and cigarettes were also seized with other drug paraphernalia.

Gardaí arrested one man at the house (late 40s) and he was conveyed to Finglas Garda Station where he is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drugs Trafficking) Act, 1996.

He is expected to appear before Blanchardstown District Court on the morning of Monday 27 May, charged in connection with the case.

Investigations are still ongoing.

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