Drugs worth €7m found in Co Kildare
Drugs worth up to almost €7m have been seized in the Republic of Ireland.
Thursday, 17 January 2013
The Garda National Drugs Unit carried out a major operation in Naas, Co Kildare, on Thursday.
Two vehicles were searched and found to contain heroin and cocaine with an estimated street value of between €3.5m and €5.5m.
Two men in their 30s were arrested.
Follow up searches were then carried out in Palmerstown and Celbridge, where upwards of €1.25m worth of cocaine, cannabis herb and heroin was discovered.
Gardai said the raids were part of an ongoing investigation.