Sat, 25 Sep 2021

DUBLIN, Ireland - A 24-year old man appeared before the Criminal Courts of Justice in Dublin on Saturday morning following his arrest on Thursday.

As part of ongoing investigations targeting persons suspected to be involved in organised crime, a multi-agency operation was conducted by gardai attached to the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau and Terenure District Drugs Unit, as well as personnel from the Revenue Customs Service on Thursday.

The operation resulted in the search of a house in the Terenure area of County Dublin at 11:00am on Thursday morning.

During the search, approximately 281 grams of suspected MDMA, 2,600 suspected ecstasy tablets, and five suspected cannabis plants were seized.

The value of all the drugs seized is estimated to be approximately €43,660.

A man, aged 24, has been arrested as part of this investigation and is currently being detained at Terenure Garda Station. He has since been charged ahead of his appearance before the Criminal Courts of Justice in Dublin on Saturday.

Gardai say investigations are ongoing.

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