Drugs, Cash, and Rolex Watches, are the Top of the Shopping list for the Gangsters and this includes those who are deemed to be white collar elites too; add to this high spec Computers?

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Computers, phones, over €100,000 and high end watches seized by CAB in Dublin

1st April 2021


Computers, phones, over €100,000 and a number of high end watches were seized by the Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) in Dublin on Wednesday.© Provided by Extra.ie

Gardai said that a CAB search which took place at one house in Dublin was connected to ‘a significant drug trafficker operating within this jurisdiction’.

The investigation was referred to CAB by the DMR West Roads Policing Unit after over €150,000 in cash was seized prior to Wednesday’s operation.Computers, phones, over €100,000 and a number of high end watches were seized by the Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) in Dublin on Wednesday. Pic: An Garda Siochana© Provided by Extra.ie Computers, phones, over €100,000 and a number of high end watches were seized by the Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) in Dublin on Wednesday. Pic: An Garda Siochana

The overall investigation is looking into to the accumulation of property and assets funded with the proceeds of crime.

During the course of this morning’s search, Gardai seized €64,000 in cash

and froze €40,833 which was stored in a bank account.a close up of a watch: Gardai said that a search which took place at one house in Dublin was connected to ‘a significant drug trafficker operating within this jurisdiction’. Pic: An Garda Siochana© Provided by Extra.ie Gardai said that a search which took place at one house in Dublin was connected to ‘a significant drug trafficker operating within this jurisdiction’. Pic: An Garda Siochana

Officers also found €45,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis along with a number of high end watches.

Three Rolex watches, one Hublot watch and one Audemars Piguet watch were taken by Gardai after they were found at the home.a clock sitting on top of a wooden table: The investigation was referred to CAB by the DMR West Roads Policing Unit after over €150,000 in cash was seized prior to Wednesday’s operation. Pic: An Garda Siochana© Provided by Extra.ie The investigation was referred to CAB by the DMR West Roads Policing Unit after over €150,000 in cash was seized prior to Wednesday’s operation. Pic: An Garda Siochana

Computers, drives, phones and documentation in relation to property ownership pertinent to the investigation were also taken.

A Garda spokesperson confirmed that one man had been arrested following the search and he remains detained.a close up of a sign: The overall investigation is looking into to the accumulation of property and assets funded with the proceeds of crime. Pic: An Garda Siochana© Provided by Extra.ie The overall investigation is looking into to the accumulation of property and assets funded with the proceeds of crime. Pic: An Garda Siochana

The spokesperson said: ‘One man was arrested during the course of the search and is currently detained under Section 4 Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at a Garda station in Dublin.

‘This morning’s search operation is a positive development in an on-going Criminal Assets Bureau investigation targeting assets accumulated by a significant drug trafficker.’

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