Two men are still in custody after €4m worth of drugs was seized in Dublin yesterday evening.
The Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau discovered the heroin and cocaine during two raids in Clondalkin and Ballyfermot.
The two men in their 20s and 50s were arrested for drug-trafficking and can be held and questioned for up to 48 hours. According to reports, a garda spokesperson said:
“Gardaí from the Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau carried out two searches in the Clondalkin and Ballyfermot areas of Dublin (yesterday),”.
“During the course of the searches, heroin and cocaine (subject to analysis) was seized with an estimated street value of €4m.”
The two men are being held under the provisions of Section 2 od the Criminal Justice Drug Trafficking Act 1996.