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Man Arrested In Connection With €30,000 Drugs and €15,000 Cash Seizure Co.Dublin 31st July 2020

Gardaí have arrested a 25 year-old man and seized an estimated €30,000 worth of Cocaine and MDMA (pending analysis), and €15,000 in cash following an operation led by Terenure District Drugs Unit on Friday, 31st July 2020.

At approximately 8.30pm yesterday evening, Gardaí conducting a surveillance operation observed a significant drug transaction involving a car belonging to the 25 year-old man on the Rathmines Road in Dublin. A search of the car led to the discovery of an estimated €1,000 in Cocaine and €1,000 in cash.

Two follow-up searches were carried out at separate residences in Dublin in the early hours of this morning, 1st August 2020.

During the course of these searches, Cocaine with an estimated street value of €27,000, MDMA €2,000 and €14,000 in cash were seized alongside other drug paraphernalia.

The man is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Drug 1984 at Rathmines Garda station.

Investigations ongoing.