[euro]800K COCAINE HAUL SEIZED IN CAR SWOOP.
BY GARRETH MACNAMEE NEARLY [euro]800,000 worth of cocaine has been seized by gardai in a planned drugs bust.
Officers attached to the Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau stopped a car on the Tallaght by-pass in Dublin on Friday where they discovered around [euro]770,000 worth of the narcotic.
The driver, 36, was arrested and is being interviewed by specialist officers.
A Garda spokesman said: "One male was arrested following the interception of a vehicle on the Tallaght by-pass, Dublin, at approximately 6.15pm on November 27."
The drugs unit carries out extensive surveillance after receiving intelligence from different sources.
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|Publication:||Sunday Mirror (London, England)|
|Date:||Nov 29, 2015|
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