Revenue seize herbal cannabis worth over €223,000 in Dublin

Today (04/10/2023), as a result of risk profiling and with the assistance of detector dog James, Revenue officers examining parcels at a premises in Dublin seized over 11 kgs of herbal cannabis with an estimated value of over €223,000.

The illicit drugs were discovered in parcels originating from Spain, Croatia and the Czech Republic and were destined for addresses in Dublin.

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 drug smuggling, they can contact Revenue in confidence on 1800 295 295.

[ENDS 04/10/2023]