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Man (26) to appear before court after drugs, guns and cash seized at apartment in Dublin

Heroin and cannabis worth around €22,000 was seized during a search last week.

A gun seized during the search.
A gun seized during the search.
Image: Garda press office

A 26-YEAR-OLD MAN is due to appear before Dublin District Court this morning following a seizure of firearms and drugs last Thursday. 

Gardaí from Mountjoy garda station carried out a search of an apartment at Palmerstown Hall on Domick Street in Dublin 7 at around 5pm on 12 September. 

Two firearms along with heroin and cannabis plants worth an estimated €22,000 were seized during the operation. Gardaí also seized a designer watch and clothing worth an estimated €30,000, as well a small sum of cash. 

Two men were arrested and detained at Mountjoy garda station. A 26-year-old will appear before a sitting of Dublin District Court this morning. 

A second man, aged 32 years old, who was arrested following the search was released without charge on Saturday. A file is being prepared for the DPP.

Gardaí said the search was a result of an intelligence-led operation. 

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