Huge seizure uncovers virtually €1.5m worth of illegal tablets, money and weapons
A big bust by gardai has uncovered virtually €1m worth of remedy, virtually €500k in money and three weapons.
A person in his early 40s has been arrested in terms of the fundamental seizure that came throughout MDMA, cocaine, cannabis, illegal money and a series of handguns.
Round 11am on Tuesday, as phase of an intelligence led operation, gardaí linked to the Meath Divisional Treatment Unit performed a search operation at a exchange premises at Rathfeigh, Co Meath.
At some level of the route of the hunt, approximately €570,000 of MDMA capsules, €156,000 of MDMA powder, approximately €140,800 of cocaine, €80,000 of cannabis herb and 6,000 suspected Xanax capsules with an estimated fee of €12,000, enjoy been seized by gardaí.
In complete, the suspected tablets seized enjoy an estimated fee of €958,800 (pending prognosis).
Cash to the fee of €489,120 used to be additionally seized.
A Glock 9mm semi-computerized handgun, two Walter 9mm handguns, two silencers, and 75 rounds of 9mm Luger and Fiocci ammunition enjoy been additionally taken.
A garda spokesman mentioned: “A person in his early 40s used to be arrested at the scene.
“This man is currently detained at Ashbourne Garda Predicament below the provisions of Half 2 of the Legal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.
“Investigations are ongoing.”