Three arrested after cannabis worth €200k seized in intelligence operation


Three men have been arrested by gardaí following an intelligence-led operation that resulted in the seizure of cannabis worth some €200,000.

Gardaí, including officers from the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) and Special Crime Task Force (SCTF), carried out the operation in Dublin and Meath on Monday.

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Searches were carried out at locations in the two counties, where the suspected cannabis herb was seized.

The three men — one aged 58 and two aged 45 — were arrested over the course of the operation.

They are currently being detained at Coolock, Raheny and Ballymun Garda stations, under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.

All three men have had their periods of detention extended and remain in Garda custody at this time.

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