Issue Date: 28/05/2022
As part of Operation Tara, Gardaí have seized €62,000 of Diamorphine following a search in Cork City yesterday evening, 27th May 2022.
Gardaí attached to Cork Divisional Drugs Unit stopped and searched two men at Kent Railway Station approximately 7:40pm. During the course of this search 0.45 kg of Diamorphine (subject to analysis) with a street value of approximately €62,000 was recovered.
Both men, aged in their 20s and 50s was arrested and conveyed to Gurranbraher Garda Station where they are currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.
Investigations are ongoing.