Gardaí seize cannabis worth €100,000 in Dublin

The drugs were discovered during the course of a search of a car in Balbriggan yesterday

Gardaí in Dublin have made a seizure of cannabis worth approximately €100,000.

The discovery of 5 kilos of the drug was made during the course of a search of a car in Balbriggan yesterday, 22-05-2017.

The car was stopped as part of an ongoing investigation into the sale and supply of controlled substances in the North Dublin area by gardaí from the Balbriggan drug unit.

A 42-year-old man has been arrested and is detained at Balbriggan Garda Station.