Over €10,000 worth of drugs seized in Kells house

Over €10,000 worth of drugs seized in Kells house

Revenue officers seized more than €10,000 worth of cannabis and cocaine at a hous ein Kells on Saturday.

Approximately 450g of herbal cannabis with an estimated value of €9,000 and 18g of cocaine with an estimated street value of €1,260  were seized following a search of a house in the Kells area.

The joint operation was conducted by Revenue’s Customs Service, the Garda Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau and the Drugs Unit based in Slane.

A 34 year old Irish man was arrested by Gardaí at the scene.

Investigations are ongoing.

This operation was part of ongoing joint investigations targeting organised crime groups. If businesses or members of the public have any information regarding drug smuggling, they can contact Revenue in confidence on Confidential Phone Number 1800 295 295.

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