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Two men arrested and €250,000 worth of drugs seized in garda gangland raids

Officers from the National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau searched two properties in Swords.


TWO MEN HAVE been arrested and a quantity of drugs seized after gardaí investigating gangland crime raided two properties in Dublin.

Acting on intelligence, officers from the National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau searched two properties in Swords.

During the course of both searches a half kilo of amphetamine and 12 kilogrammes of cannabis with an estimated street value of €248,000 (subject to analysis) plus 10 kilogrammes of suspected mixing agent and a quantity of cash were seized.

Two men (aged 32 and 37) were arrested and taken to Ballymun Garda Station where they are being held under the provisions of Section 2 Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 as amended.

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