Big seizure uncovers practically €1.5m price of illegal medicine, cash and weapons
A huge bust by gardai has uncovered practically €1m price of substances, practically €500k in cash and three weapons.
A man in his early 40s has been arrested in the case of the principal seizure that chanced on MDMA, cocaine, hashish, illegal cash and a chain of handguns.
Spherical 11am on Tuesday, as piece of an intelligence led operation, gardaí linked to the Meath Divisional Medication Unit performed a search operation at a industry premises at Rathfeigh, Co Meath.
In the route of the route of the hunt, approximately €570,000 of MDMA tablets, €156,000 of MDMA powder, approximately €140,800 of cocaine, €80,000 of hashish herb and 6,000 suspected Xanax tablets with an estimated label of €12,000, possess been seized by gardaí.
In complete, the suspected medicine seized possess an estimated label of €958,800 (pending prognosis).
Cash to the price of €489,120 turned into as soon as moreover seized.
A Glock 9mm semi-automatic handgun, two Walter 9mm handguns, two silencers, and 75 rounds of 9mm Luger and Fiocci ammunition possess been moreover taken.
A garda spokesman talked about: “A man in his early 40s turned into as soon as arrested on the scene.
“This man is currently detained at Ashbourne Garda Plot below the provisions of Portion 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.
“Investigations are ongoing.”