Two Men In Court In Wexford Over Cash Seizure


Two men will appear in court in Wexford this morning, charged over the seizure of €1.7 million in cash.

The seizure was a result of three searches in Dublin and Wexford by Gardai targeting organised crime.

The discovery of the €1.7 million in cash was made during two searches in Wexford and one in Dublin on Saturday.

Four men aged 29, 38, 44 and 47 were arrested during those searches. Yesterday, a 39-year-old woman was also detained. All five were questioned at Wexford Garda station.

Yesterday evening Gardai said the woman and two of the men had been released without charge.

A file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

The other two men will appear before Wexford District Court later this morning.