Gardaí seize cash, cars and watches in operation targeting insurance 'Ghost Broker'

Gardaí seize cash, cars and watches in operation targeting insurance 'Ghost Broker'
Garda photo of some watches seized in yesterday's raid.

Gardaí investigating an insurance 'Ghost Broker' have seized cash, cars and watches in a series of raids in Dublin.

During yesterday's searches officers seized a large amount of cash along with a number of high-value watches and five cars

Garda photo of one of the cars seized in yesterday's raid.
Garda photo of one of the cars seized in yesterday's raid.

They also found an imitation firearm and a small quantity of drugs.

Six bank accounts with more than €200,000 in them were also frozen.

A man in his mid 30s was arrested after a search of a house in Lucan and is being held under Section 4 Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Ronanstown Garda Station.

Garda photo of some of the cars seized in yesterday's raid.
Garda photo of some of the cars seized in yesterday's raid.

Officers are carrying out further searches.


More in this Section

Dozens of parishioners attend drive-in church service in AntrimDozens of parishioners attend drive-in church service in Antrim

Two arrested after €23k of prescription drugs seized in WaterfordTwo arrested after €23k of prescription drugs seized in Waterford

'We need continuity at this time' - Ciaran Cuffe against change of Green Party leader'We need continuity at this time' - Ciaran Cuffe against change of Green Party leader

HSE gets reassurances late filing of Covid-19 data by hospitals has not been repeatedHSE gets reassurances late filing of Covid-19 data by hospitals has not been repeated


Lifestyle

Esther N McCarthy finds funky fabric and Bantry baskets as well as exploring virtual galleries. Wish List: In pursuit of funky fabric and Bantry baskets

Pubs have been closed across this island for over two months. Can you imagine if they were closed for 14 years? To mark the centenary of the introduction of Prohibition in the US, Robert O'Shea selects examples of its cultural legacyWhat did Prohibition ever do for us?

Des O'Driscoll looks at some of the top picks on the TV today.TV highlights: A new 'make-under' dating show and Kevin McGahern paints celeb protraits

More From The Irish Examiner