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€18,000 in cash, two suspected Rolex watches and car seized during Garda patrol in Cork

No arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.

The cash and watches seized by gardaí
The cash and watches seized by gardaí
Image: Garda Press Office

GARDAÍ ARE INVESTIGATING after seizing €18,000 worth of cash, two suspected Rolex watches and a car in Cork city. 

Gardaí from Gurranabraher were carrying out a routine patrol on Lower Glanmire Road at around 9.30am yesterday when they stopped a car. 

At the roadside, gardaí were able to determine the car had no tax or insurance. 

After speaking to the driver, a man in his 30s, gardaí carried out a search of the car. 

During the course of the search, gardaí seized €18,000 worth of cash and two suspected Rolex watches believed to be worth approximately €18,000. 

The car was also seized under Section 41 of the Road Traffic Act for not having valid tax/insurance. 

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