Thu, 21 Jan, 2021 – 20:15
One man has been arrested after €48,000 in cash was seized in Co Tipperary on Wednesday.
“Whilst on routine mobile patrol in Tipperary town, gardaí from the Tipperary Town Drugs Unit stopped a car on St Michael’s Avenue at around 7pm,” a spokesperson for An Garda Síochána said.
“Gardaí carried out a search of the car and discovered approximately €48,000 in cash. The driver of the car, a man aged in his 60s, was arrested on suspicion of money laundering,” they said. He was brought to Tipperary Garda Station where he was detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.