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Three men arrested and €300k worth of heroin seized in Ballyfermot

Two of the men remain in custody, while another has been released.
Dec 20th 2016, 1:56 PM 11,391 18

GARDAÍ HAVE ARRESTED three men and seized a quantity of heroin after conducting a search of an area in Ballyfermot yesterday evening.

Ballyfermot Drugs Source: An Garda Síochana

The search was carried out by the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau.

The heroin seized has an estimated street value of €300,000.

The men arrested were aged 34, 30 and 25. The older men remain in custody at Ballyfermot and Clondalkin Garda Stations, while the youngest man has been released.

In a statement, the gardaí added that a file is set to be prepared by the Director of Public Prosecutions.

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