Cannabis worth almost €400,000 seized in Rosslare

A detector dog helped assisted in the drug seizure

Cannabis worth almost €400,000 seized in Rosslare


Cannabis resin with an estimated value of €380,000 was seized by Revenue officers in Rosslare Europort today, with the assistance of detector dog 'Ralph'.

Following routine profiling, the 62kg of drugs were discovered in the floor and boot area of a car that had disembarked a ferry from France.

A 40-year-old Lithuanian man was arrested at the scene by An Garda Síochána and was brought to Wexford Garda Station for questioning.

Investigations are ongoing with a view to prosecution.