Huge seizure uncovers nearly €1.5m price of illegal pills, cash and weapons
A massive bust by gardai has uncovered nearly €1m price of gear, nearly €500okay in cash and three weapons.
A person in his early 40s has been arrested when it comes to the main seizure that chanced on MDMA, cocaine, hashish, illegal cash and a replacement of handguns.
Spherical 11am on Tuesday, as segment of an intelligence led operation, gardaí linked to the Meath Divisional Treatment Unit carried out a search operation at a change premises at Rathfeigh, Co Meath.
At some stage at some stage within the quest, 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 price of €12,000, had been seized by gardaí.
In entire, the suspected pills seized comprise an estimated price of €958,800 (pending diagnosis).
Cash to the designate of €489,120 become furthermore seized.
A Glock 9mm semi-automatic handgun, two Walter 9mm handguns, two silencers, and 75 rounds of 9mm Luger and Fiocci ammunition had been furthermore taken.
A garda spokesman acknowledged: “A person in his early 40s become arrested at the scene.
“This man is for the time being detained at Ashbourne Garda Online page online below the provisions of Fraction 2 of the Prison Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.
“Investigations are ongoing.”