Huge seizure uncovers practically €1.5m price of unlawful treatment, cash and guns
A huge bust by gardai has uncovered practically €1m price of gear, practically €500ample in cash and three guns.
A man in his early 40s has been arrested in relation to the foremost seizure that found MDMA, cocaine, cannabis, unlawful cash and a assortment of handguns.
Round 11am on Tuesday, as phase of an intelligence led operation, gardaí linked to the Meath Divisional Medicine Unit conducted a search operation at a commercial premises at Rathfeigh, Co Meath.
At some level of the route of the search, approximately €570,000 of MDMA tablets, €156,000 of MDMA powder, approximately €140,800 of cocaine, €80,000 of cannabis herb and 6,000 suspected Xanax tablets with an estimated price of €12,000, had been seized by gardaí.
In total, the suspected treatment seized hold an estimated price of €958,800 (pending prognosis).
Money to the price of €489,120 became also seized.
A Glock 9mm semi-automatic handgun, two Walter 9mm handguns, two silencers, and 75 rounds of 9mm Luger and Fiocci ammunition had been also taken.
A garda spokesman acknowledged: “A man in his early 40s became arrested at the scene.
“This man is currently detained at Ashbourne Garda Build below the provisions of Fragment 2 of the Prison Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.
“Investigations are ongoing.”