Revenue seize drugs worth €66,000 in Cork and Shannon

Today (21/04/2020), as a result of routine operations, Revenue officers in Cork and Shannon seized seven separate packages containing the controlled drug Kratom worth a total estimated value of €66,000. The controlled drugs were in powder and capsule form and were destined for addresses in Cork, Clare and Galway.

Investigations are ongoing. These routine operations are part of Revenue’s ongoing work targeting smuggling and shadow economy activity. If businesses, or members of the public have any information, they can contact Revenue in confidence on Confidential Phone Number 1800 295 295.

[ENDS 21/04/2020]