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GNDOCB & Revenue Customs Service Operation in Co Wexford - 9th July 2021

Issue date: 9th July 2021

On Friday 09 July 2021, as part of ongoing investigations targeting organised crime in the Wexford area, a joint intelligence led operation was conducted by Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB), Revenue’s Customs Service and the Wexford Garda Divisional Drugs Unit.

The operation resulted in the search of a premises in the Wexford area where 3.67 Kgs Herbal Cannabis with an estimated value of €73,400 (analysis pending) was discovered.

One male aged 38 years was arrested and is currently detained under Section 2 of The Criminal Justice (Drugs Trafficking) Act, 1996 at Wexford Town Garda Station. He can be detained for up to seven (7) days.

Investigations are ongoing and further updates will follow.