Criminal Assets Bureau seize vehicles in morning Wicklow raid
A number of vehicles were seized by the Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) in the East of the country on Friday.© Provided by Extra.ie
The CAB operation targeted an organised crime gang involved in drugs, theft and burglary.
The CAB Officers were supported by the Regional Armed Support Unit, District Detective Unit personnel and the Customs Dog Unit in the County Wicklow search operation.© Provided by Extra.ie A number of vehicles were seized by the Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) in the East of the country on Friday. Pic: Gardai
The operation involved the search of two locations in Wicklow, a business in Dublin and a professional search, targeted an organised crime group (OCG) involved in crime throughout the Eastern Region.
A 201 Toyota Landcruiser, a 171 Nissan X-Trail and an Ifor Williams Trailer were seized during the course of these searches.
A Garda spokesperson said:
‘This morning’s operation is a significant development in an ongoing Criminal Assets Bureau investigation into assets acquired by an OCG involved in criminality throughout the Eastern Region.’