Cannabis worth €740,000 seized in Dublin

Two men were arrested and are being held at Irishtown Garda Station

Gardaí in Dublin have seized cannabis worth an estimated €740,000.

A car and a van were stopped and searched on St John Rodgersons Quay this morning.

The search was part of an ongoing operation by Gardaí from the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau.

Gardaí discovered 37 kg of cannabis during the search.

Two men - aged 30 and 48 years - were arrested.

They are being detained at Irishtown Garda Station.