Two arrested after drugs worth €1.8m seized in Clondalkin

GARDAI seized drugs worth €1.8m during a planned search of a residence in Clondalkin this evening.

According to a Garda statement, gardai from the Lucan District Drug Unit assisted by gardai from Ronanstown Garda Station carried out a planned search of a residence on Neilstown Road this evening (September 6) at around 5pm.

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According to gardai: “During the course of the search heroin with an estimated street value of up to 1.68 million euro, Diazepam and Xanax tablets with an estimated street value of up to €150,000 and cannabis herb with an estimated street value of up to €10,000 were discovered (all subject to analysis).

“A male in his 50s and a female in her 40s were arrested at the scene and are currently detained at Garda Stations in west Dublin under the provisions of Section 2 of The Criminal Justice (Drug Traffic) Act 1996."

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