A 38-year-old man was arrested after 3kg of herbal cannabis, with an estimated value of more than €73,000, was found during a joint operation between Revenue’s Customs Service, the Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau and the Wexford Divisional Drugs Unit at a premises in the Wexford area.
He is being held under Section 2 of The Criminal Justice (Drugs Trafficking) Act 1996 at Wexford Garda Station.
More than €2m worth of drugs have been seized in three separate incidents in Dublin and Wexford.
Investigations into these seizures are ongoing.
These seizures are part of Revenue’s ongoing operations targeting the smuggling of illegal drugs into the State. If businesses or members of the public have any information regarding smuggling, they can contact Revenue in confidence on the confidential phone number 1800 295 295.