Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Wednesday 8 February 2023 Dublin: 6°C
Garda Press
# Stop and Search
9kg of cannabis found after gardaí on routine patrol stop 4x4
The drugs were found after the uniformed gardaí stopped and searched the vehicle.

A 34-YEAR-OLD MAN has been arrested and almost 9kg of cannabis seized after gardaí on routine traffic patrol on Dublin’s Navan Road stopped and searched a 4×4 vehicle yesterday.

It’s estimated the cannabis resin is worth around €50,000.

A smaller amount of cannabis herb, worth around €500, was discovered during a follow up search of a  house at Pimlico, Dublin 8.

The man has been taken for questioning to Finglas Garda Station.

Read: Gardaí search for missing 51-year-old woman

Your Voice
Readers Comments