Man Remains In Custody After Drugs Seizure In Dublin


A man in his 20s remains in Garda custody this morning following a drug seizure in Dublin.

He was detained yesterday after 140,000 euros worth of heroin was found in a bag.

At around 3 o’clock yesterday afternoon, plain clothes officers noticed four people acting suspiciously in a vehicle.

It was stopped in the Arbour Hill area, with the four fleeing the scene on foot. After a search of the vehicle, 140,000 euro worth of heroin was found in a bag.

A man in his 20s was subsequently arrested. He’s being held at Store Street Garda Station under Section two of the Drugs Trafficking Act. Investigations are ongoing.