€300,000 worth of cannabis seized in Lusk, Co Dublin

Friday, May 14

Cannabis worth an estimated €300,000 has been seized in north Dublin.

Twenty-one packages of cannabis herb along with smaller amounts of cannabis resin and cocaine were found during the search of a house in the Lusk area on Thursday.

It was part of an investigation into local drugs distribution networks.

€5,000 in cash was also recovered.

A man in his 40s was arrested.

He is being questioned at Balbriggan Garda Station and can be held for up to seven days.