Over €170,000 of cash and drugs seized in Dublin

Over €170,000 Of Cash And Drugs Seized In Dublin
The drugs were discovered following the search of a property in Dublin 5 on Saturday. © PA Archive/PA Images
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Gardaí in Dublin have seized €35,000 worth of cocaine and €140,000 in cash following a search operation in the Kilmore area on Saturday.

The discovery was part of an investigation into the sale and supply of controlled drugs, with gardaí attached to the DMR North Divisional Drugs Units from Ballymun and Clontarf involved in the search of the house on Kilbarron Avenue in Dublin 5.

During the course of the operation, the cash and drugs were seized and a man in his 60s was arrested at the scene.

He is currently being detained at Ballymun Garda Station under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice Act 1996.


Gardaí said investigations into the matter are ongoing.

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