Revenue seize herbal cannabis worth €900,000 at Dublin Port

Today (01/12/2023), as a result of risk profiling and with the assistance of detector dog Waffle and members of An Garda Síochána, Revenue officers seized 45 kgs of herbal cannabis with an estimated value of €900,000 at Dublin Port.

The illicit drugs originated in a consignment from Belgium and were discovered in a pallet containing parcels within a fridge unit.

Investigations are ongoing.

This seizure is part of Revenue’s ongoing joint investigations targeting organised crime groups and the importation, sale and supply 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 01/12/2023]