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Drug Seizure & Arrest Finglas 25th May, 2019.

As part of an intelligence led operation targeting organised crime and the sale and supply of drugs in the Finglas area, Gardaí from the Drugs Unit in Finglas and Community Action Team carried out a search under warrant at a house in Dunsink Green, Finglas on Saturday night, 25th May, 2019.

The search took place at 9.30p.m. approximately and during the course of the search, cannabis herb, cannabis resin and cocaine was seized with an estimated street value of approximately €221,000 (subject to analysis).  A small amount of heroin, ecstasy and cigarettes were also seized with other drug paraphernalia. 

Gardaí arrested one man at the house (late 40s) and he was conveyed to Finglas Garda Station where he is currently detained under  Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drugs Trafficking) Act, 1996.

Investigations are ongoing.

Photographs of the seizure are available by email to pressoffice@garda.ie