A person has been charged in reference to a hashish seizure price €1.1m.
ardaí and Earnings made the seizure in Co Kildare on Wednesday.
The 55kg haul got here as a part of “an intelligence-led operation focused on individuals suspected to be inquisitive about an organised crime team running within the Kildare space”, a garda spokesperson mentioned.
The joint operation used to be performed through team of workers connected to the Earnings Customs Provider and the Garda Nationwide Medication and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB).
Gardaí arrested one guy following the seizure. He has now been charged and is due in courtroom this morning.
“Gardaí have charged the person (elderly in his 40s) who used to be arrested following a joint operation performed through the Garda Nationwide Medication and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) and Earnings Customs Provider the previous day, Wednesday fifteenth March 2023,” a garda spokesperson mentioned.
“He’s because of seem earlier than Naas District Courtroom this morning.”