Woman arrested after €238,000 in drugs and cash are seized in Dublin

Wednesday, March 10

By David Brophy

A woman has been arrested following the seizure of €220,000 of Cannabis Herb along with €18,000 in cash in Finglas.

Garda units seized the drugs and cash in a house in the Charlestown area, yesterday.

 A number of other items linked to drug distribution were also seized including bagging, weighing scales, cutting knives and documentation.

Two women aged in their 20s were arrested at the scene and taken to Finglas Garda Station.

One of the women was released late last night, without charge and the second woman remains detained under the provisions of Section 2, Criminal Justice Act (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.

Gardaí said that investigations are ongoing.