Ten SUVs seized in crackdown on suspected crime gang

Officers carried out an operation at a motor dealership in west Dublin

Ten SUVs seized in crackdown on suspected crime gang

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Gardaí have seized 10 high value sports utility vehicles (SUVs) as part of a raid into a suspected organised crime gang.

It is part of an an on-going investigation by the Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) in west Dublin.

Officers carried out a customs control visit at a motor dealership in the Killeen Road area, Fox and Geese, in Dublin 10 on Wednesday morning.

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This included detective gardaí and Revenue Customs Bureau Officers attached to the CAB.

Ten high value sports utility vehicles were detained by officers on suspicion of VRT-related offences.

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The vehicles include eight high value Range Rovers and two BMW X5's.

A conservative estimate on these vehicles puts their worth in excess of €70,000 each.