Man charged in connection with €234k cannabis seizure on M1

Gardaí have charged a man in connection with the seizure of 39kgs of cannabis resin.

Following an intelligence led operation yesterday, Gardaí from the Garda National Drugs Unit seized the drugs with an estimated street value of €234,000 and arrested the man at a service station on the M1.

The man, who is in his early 40's, will appear in a Dublin court this morning.

He is being held at Balbriggan Garda Station under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.

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