Man arrested over €1m cocaine haul at Dublin port

Man arrested over €1m cocaine haul at Dublin port

Drugs worth an estimated €1m have been seized at Dublin port.

15 kilograms of cocaine was discovered in a haulage vehicle that had just arrived from the UK.

The drugs were intercepted on Saturday as a result of a joint, intelligence-led operation between the Revenue Commissioners Customs Service and the Garda Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau.

A 36-year-old man was arrested and has been charged with drug trafficking offences.

He remains in custody and is due to appear in court in Dublin on Monday.


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