Gardai in Tallaght have seized controlled drugs and arrested a male following a search. At approximately 4pm on the Monday 30th April Gardai from Tallaght conducted a planned search of a house in the Donomore area. During the search cocaine, heroin and a number of tablets with an estimated street value of up to €175,000 (pending analysis) were seized and a male in his 40s arrested.
A stolen car which had been stripped down for parts and drug paraphernalia was also seized.
In a follow-up search of a house in the Deerpark area of Tallaght cannabis with an estimated street value of up to €13,000 (pending analysis) was seized.
The male arrested was detained under the provisions of Section 2 of The Criminal Justice Drug Trafficking Act at Tallaght Garda Station and was released early this morning.
A file will be prepared for the D.P.P.