Ireland Gardai arrest one man and seize €1.6 million worth of cannabis in West Dublin

08:55  07 december  2017
08:55  07 december  2017 Source:   dublinlive.ie

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The seizure of cannabis . Image: Garda Press Office. GARDAI HAVE SEIZED over € 1 . 6 million worth of cannabis in a raid on a premises in west Dublin .

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  Gardai arrest one man and seize €1.6 million worth of cannabis in West Dublin © Provided by Trinity Mirror Shared Services Limited Gardai arrested one man and seized €1.6 million worth of cannabis in West Dublin on Tuesday.

An industrial unit in Newcastle, Co. Dublin was searched where Gardai seized approximately €1.6 million worth of Cannabis Herb.

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A MAN is being quizzed after € 600,000 worth of cannabis herb was seized yesterday. Gardai made the discovery when they stopped and searched a vehicle near Man o’War in north county Dublin . A 34-year-old man was arrested at the scene.

One man in his late 30s was arrested at the scene and is currently detained at Clondalkin Garda Station under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.

A Garda spokesman said: "Gardaí have seized drugs and arrested one man in an operation in Dublin on 5th December 2017.

"On the 5th December 2017 members from the Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau assisted by the Special Crime Task Force investigating serious organised criminal activity in West Dublin searched an industrial unit in Newcastle, Co. Dublin where they seized approximately €1.6 million worth of Cannabis Herb.

"One man in his late 30s was arrested at the scene and is currently detained at Clondalkin Garda Station under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996. The investigation is on-going."

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