Man arrested after €180k cannabis seizure

An investigation resulted in the interception of a consignment which arrived into Ireland today

Herbal cannabis with an estimated street value of €180,000 was seized by Revenue today.

A man in his 40s was arrested by Gardaí following the seizure and is detained at Ballyfermot Garda Station.

Joint Investigations by Revenue and An Garda Síochána are continuing both domestically and internationally with regard to this seizure of controlled drugs destined for the Irish market.

Anyone with information about drugs smuggling is asked to contact Revenue's Confidential Freephone 1800 295 295.