MAJOR OP: Warrants and Seizures on 6 properties in Dublin 15 Today
According to Garda Info today (@gardainfo) –
Gardaí from Blanchardstown, today, Wednesday the 6th of February 2019 conducted searches targeting crime groups involved in the sale/supply of drugs in the Corduff and the wider Dublin 15 area.
Six properties were searched under warrant by the District Detective Unit, and uniformed Gardaí, following recent investigations into the criminality in that area. Armed assistance was provided by the Emergency Response Unit and Armed Support Unit.
The following items were seized during the search operations:
- Cash total value €21,335 (€11200 in one property, €10,135 in a second property.)
- 20 Phones were seized including concealable phones.
- The seizure of these mobile phones will negatively impact the operations of this crime gang.
- Signal blocker (associated with crime gangs).
- 2 imitation firearms.
- Drugs with various values, including cannabis, tablets (Xanax and Diazepam), small quantity of crack cocaine and €5,000 worth of cocaine.
- Evidence of ‘bagging drugs’ and weighing scales were found in two addresses.
- Two motorbikes believed to be stolen
- Machete weapons.
One man (19) was arrested for drugs offences and was due to appear in court in The Criminal Court of Justice at 2pm this afternoon.