REVENUE OFFICERS have seized an estimated €716,000 worth of drugs in Dublin.
Yesterday, 36kg of cannabis herb and 6kg of cannabis resin were seized at Dublin Port. The illegal drugs were discovered concealed within a furniture consignment that had arrived from Spain.
Also yesterday, as part of a separate operation and with the assistance of detector dog Robbie, officers examining parcels at a premises in Dublin seized 6 kg of cannabis herb.
The seizures were made as part of ongoing operations targetting organised crime groups and the importation, sale and supply of illegal drugs in Ireland.
Investigations are ongoing.