Gardaí investigating organised crime activity in the Dublin Region have seized cocaine with an estimated street value of approximately €700,000.
At least one person – following the interception of a vehicle in the Carpenterstown area of Dublin 15 – was arrested yesterday, Friday, February 3.
The intelligence led operation was carried out by officers from the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau, supported by the Special Crime Task Force. €2900 in cash was also seized during the operation.
A male in his 30s was arrested at the scene and is currently detained at Blanchardstown Garda Station under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.
Investigations are ongoing.