Issue Date: 30th June 2022
As part of Operation Tara, Gardaí have seized €325,000 of cocaine following a search operation in Dublin 15 yesterday afternoon, Wednesday 29th June 2022.
At approximately 3pm, Gardaí conducted a search of a residential property in Ashfield Court, Mulhuddart, Dublin 15. Five kilograms of suspected cocaine, €3,575 in cash and other drug paraphernalia was seized during the search operation.
A man in his 20s was arrested at the scene in relation to this seizure and is currently detained under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Blanchardstown Garda station.
Investigations are ongoing.