Revenue seize heroin and cocaine worth €1.3m

Revenue has seized heroin and cocaine worth 1.3 million euro at Rosslare Europort in Wexford, a man in his 30s has also been arrested.

Officers discovered the drugs when they stopped and searched an un-accompanied trailer that came from Dunkirk in France.

During routine profiling earlier today Revenue Officers at Rosslare Port discovered more than 5 kilograms of Heroin and almost 8 kilograms of Cocaine.

In total, the haul is worth over €1.3m.

They were inside an un-accompanied trailer which arrived on a ferry from Dunkirk in France.

Revenue’s X-ray scanner was used to check the contents at first, the drugs were then discovered inside a hidden compartment.

One man, in his 30s, was arrested by Gardaí and he’s been taken to Wexford Garda Station for questioning.


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