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17-year-old male arrested after €30k worth of cocaine seized in Dublin

The discovery was found during a search of a house in Drimnagh.

The seized drugs
The seized drugs
Image: Garda Press Office

A 17-YEAR-OLD male has been arrested following the seizure of cocaine worth €30,000 in Dublin this evening.

As part of an ongoing operation targeting the sale of illegal drugs in the Drimnagh area of Dublin, gardaí searched a house. 

During the course of the search, gardaí discovered cocaine (subject to analysis) with a street value of €30,000. 

A 17-year-old male was arrested as part of the investigation. 

He is currently detained at Sundrive Road Garda Station under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996. 

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