Garda dog helps seize €17,500 of cocaine in Limerick

Wednesday, March 3
CRIME


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Gardaí arrested 2 men and seized €17,500 worth of cocaine in College Court, Castletroy, Co. Limerick.

During ongoing operations in the College Court area, Castletroy, Limerick last night, Gardaí were alerted to activities of a number of males and a vehicle in the College Court Drive area.  
 
Following a search of the vehicle, involving Garda Dog ‘Bouncer’ of the Southern Region Garda Dog Unit, cocaine (pending analysis) with an estimated street value of €17,500 along with €800 in cash was seized.
 
Two men were arrested at the scene and brought to Henry Street Garda station where they are currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice Act (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.