Huge seizure uncovers nearly €1.5m worth of unlawful capsules, cash and guns
A extensive bust by gardai has uncovered nearly €1m worth of medicines, nearly €500k in cash and three guns.
A man in his early 40s has been arrested in terms of the major seizure that stumbled on MDMA, cocaine, hashish, unlawful cash and a series of handguns.
Around 11am on Tuesday, as segment of an intelligence led operation, gardaí hooked as a lot as the Meath Divisional Tablets Unit conducted a search operation at a enterprise premises at Rathfeigh, Co Meath.
Throughout the course of the quest, approximately €570,000 of MDMA pills, €156,000 of MDMA powder, approximately €140,800 of cocaine, €80,000 of hashish herb and 6,000 suspected Xanax pills with an estimated tag of €12,000, had been seized by gardaí.
In full, the suspected capsules seized like an estimated tag of €958,800 (pending evaluation).
Cash to the worth of €489,120 changed into moreover seized.
A Glock 9mm semi-automatic handgun, two Walter 9mm handguns, two silencers, and 75 rounds of 9mm Luger and Fiocci ammunition had been moreover taken.
A garda spokesman acknowledged: “A man in his early 40s changed into arrested on the scene.
“This man is in the period in-between detained at Ashbourne Garda Device below the provisions of Piece 2 of the Prison Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.
“Investigations are ongoing.”