Revenue seizes herbal cannabis worth €40,000 at Shannon Airport

Yesterday (05 October 2022), as part of routine operations, Revenue officers seized approximately 2 kilograms of herbal cannabis at Shannon Airport.

The illegal drugs, with an estimated value of €40,000, were discovered in a parcel that originated from Italy and were destined for an address in Limerick City.

Investigations are ongoing.

This seizure is 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.

[ENDS 05/10/2022]