Well done Gardai. More Toxic Drugs Seized in Ballinteer South Dublin, after car is Stopped?

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Man arrested after €110,000 of cannabis and cash found after car search in South Dublin

Graham McGrath  4 hrs ago


A man was arrested after €110,000 worth of cannabis and cash were found following the search of a car.a bag of luggage sitting on top of a table© Provided by Extra.ie

Gardai stopped a car in Ballinteer, Dublin 16 and performed a search which yielded a small quantity of cannabis.

Following the car search, officers carried out a second search at a property in the same area.a variety of items that are sitting in a plastic bag: A man was arrested after €110,000 worth of cannabis and cash were found following the search of a car. Pic: An Garda Siochana© Provided by Extra.ie A man was arrested after €110,000 worth of cannabis and cash were found following the search of a car. Pic: An Garda Siochana

During the follow-up Gardai found the larger quantity of cannabis, €2,000 in cash and other drug paraphernalia.

A Garda spokesperson said: ‘Shortly before 8pm last night, Tuesday, March 2, Gardaí stopped a vehicle in Ballinteer and conducted a search of the vehicle and person and a small quantity of cannabis was recovered.

‘A follow up search was conducted at a property in Ballinteer, and cannabis herb (pending analysis) with a street value in excess of €110,000 was seized, along with €2,000 in cash and other drug paraphernalia.a close up of a helmet: Gardai stopped a car in Ballinteer, Dublin 16 and performed a search which yielded a small quantity of cannabis. Pic: Shutterstock© Provided by Extra.ie Gardai stopped a car in Ballinteer, Dublin 16 and performed a search which yielded a small quantity of cannabis. Pic: Shutterstock

‘A man in his 20s has been arrested in relation to the seizure and is currently being detained under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996 at Dundrum Garda station.

‘Investigations are ongoing.’

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