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Man Detained In Laois After More Than €1m In Cash Seized

A further €10,000 was seized in follow-up searches in the midlands.

More than €1 million in cash has been seized after a van was stopped and searched in county Kildare this morning.

It was discovered after the van was intercepted on the M7 at 6.30am.

As part of the operation, a 45 year old man was arrested and is currently being held in Portlaoise Garda Station.

In follow up searches in the midlands, an additional €10,000 was discovered.

The operation was carried out by the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau.


Cash in excess of €1m has been seized by personnel from Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) during...

Posted by An Garda Síochána on Friday, 8 January 2021

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