€440,000 worth of cannabis seized in Dublin
Quite the haul.
Approximately €440,000 worth of cannabis has been seized in Dublin on Friday (2 October).
As part of ongoing investigations targeting organised crime groups operating in the Clondalkin area, a joint intelligence led operation was conducted by Gardaí, which resulted in the search of a house and business premises.
During the course of this search, suspected cannabis herb with an estimated value of €440,000 was seized by Customs Officers.
Gardaí arrested a 46-year-old man in connection with this seizure.
He was detained at Ronanstown Garda Station under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking Act), 1996.
He has since been released without charge and a file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.
Investigations are ongoing.