#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 10°C Friday 30 October 2020
Advertisement

Teenager (17) arrested after gardaí seize €600k worth of drugs in west Dublin

Garda units raided the house this morning.

A file photo of a previous MDMA seizure.
A file photo of a previous MDMA seizure.
Image: Revenue Commissioners/Photocall Ireland

GARDAÍ IN WEST Dublin have seized €600k worth of drugs in a planned raid on a house in Lucan this morning.

Members of the Lucan Drugs Unit, Revenue Customs Officers and the Garda National Drugs and Organised Drugs Bureau raided a property was in Lucan and seized MDMA with an estimated street value of €600,000.

A garda spokesman said: “A juvenile male was arrested at the scene and taken to Ronanstown Garda Station and detained under Section 2, Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 in connection with this investigation.

“He has since been released without charge and a file will now be prepared for the information of the Director of Public Prosecutions. Investigations are continuing.”

#Open journalism No news is bad news Support The Journal

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support us now

About the author:

Read next:

COMMENTS (21)

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel