Drug seizure and arrests in Lucan, Dublin on the 29/8/12 - Two males charged
Gardai have charged two men in their 30's in relation to a drug seizure in Lucan on the 29th August 2012.
They will appear this morning, the 30th August 2012 at 10.30am before Court No 4 Criminal Courts of Justice, Parkgate Street. Dublin 7.
Garda Press Office.
As part of an ongoing investigation into the sale and supply of controlled drugs an operation was carried out by the Garda National Drugs Unit/ Ronanstown Drugs Unit and the Revenue Customs Services this evening (29/8/12).
Cocaine with an estimated street value of €140,000 (subject to analysis) was seized following the search of a car in the Lucan area. One man in his mid 30’s was arrested at the scene.
In a follow up operation a house was searched and an amount of cash seized. Another man in his mid 30’s was arrested at this scene.
Both men are currently detained at Ronanstown Garda Station under Section 2 Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996. They are both expected to appear before Dublin District Court tomorrow morning.
Investigations are continuing.