Gardaí arrest 25-year-old after seizing €45,000 worth of drugs and cash in Terenure


Garda have arrested a 25-year-old man and seized an estimated 30,000 worth of Cocaine and MDMA, and 15,000 in cash following an operation led by Terenure District Drugs Unit.



The search was conducted on Friday, July 31, 2020.


At approximately 8.30 pm yesterday evening, Garda conducting a surveillance operation observed a significant drug transaction involving a car belonging to the 25-year-old man on the Rathmines Road in Dublin.


A search of the car led to the discovery of an estimated 1,000 in Cocaine and 1,000 in cash.


Two follow-up searches were carried out at separate residences in Dublin in the early hours of this morning, August 1, 2020.


During the course of these searches, Cocaine with an estimated street value of 27,000, MDMA 2,000, and 14,000 in cash were seized alongside other drug paraphernalia.


The man is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Drug 1984 at Rathmines Garda station.


Investigations are ongoing.