Revenue seize cannabis and cash in Naas, Co. Kildare

On Tuesday(15/05/2018), Revenue officers seized over half a kilo of herbal cannabis with an estimated street value of €12,000 together with €35,000 in cash at a house in Naas, Co. Kildare.

This was a joint intelligence led operation involving Revenue’s Customs Service, the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau, and Gardaí from the Drugs Unit in Naas and was part of ongoing joint investigations targeting drug importations in Kildare.

A 22 year old man was arrested by Gardaí and was detained at Naas Garda Station under the provisions of section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.

Investigations are continuing.

No further details are available.