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Man arrested as Gardai seize €327,000 worth heroin and crack cocaine

Man arrested as Gardai seize €327,000 worth heroin and crack cocaine
Man arrested as Gardai seize €327,000 worth heroin and crack cocaine

On Saturday afternoon near Tallaght, garda found heroin and crack cocaine worth €327,000 and detained one individual.

At around 2:00 pm, garda from the Tallaght District Drugs Unit executed a warrant and searched a house nearby. Operation Tara's search was carried out as part of it.

Garda officers were able to seize a sizable amount of heroin, estimated to be worth €312,900, and crack cocaine, estimated to be worth €14,200, during the course of the search. Now Forensic Science Ireland (FSI) is analysing the narcotics.





A 40-year-old man was detained at a Dublin garda station under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996 after being arrested at the scene.

Garda added that investigations are still ongoing.