Revenue seize herbal cannabis worth €44,000 in Shannon Airport
Yesterday (09/06/2020), as a result of routine operations, Revenue officers seized over 2kgs of herbal cannabis with an estimated value of €44,000 in Shannon Airport. The illegal drugs were discovered in 4 different packages in a freight consignment that originated in Milan, Italy. All packages were destined for an address in Galway.
Investigations are ongoing.
These seizures are part of Revenue's ongoing operations targeting the importation of illegal drugs. If businesses or members of the public have any information regarding smuggling, they can contact Revenue in confidence on Confidential Phone Number 1800 295 295.