Revenue seize herbal cannabis worth €3.7 million at Dublin Airport

Last Thursday (26/10/2023), as a result of risk profiling and with the assistance of detector dog Maggie, Revenue officers seized approximately 185.84 kgs of herbal cannabis with an estimated value of €3.7 million at Dublin Airport.

The illicit drugs were discovered concealed in boxes described as ‘Work Shoes’ and ‘Spray Overalls’. The drugs had arrived in air cargo consignments from Canada and were destined for addresses in Dublin. 

Investigations are ongoing. 

This seizure is part of Revenue's ongoing operations targeting the importation of drugs. If businesses, or members of the public, have any information regarding smuggling, they can contact Revenue in confidence on 1800 295 295. 

[ENDS 31/10/2023]