Man to appear in court relating to €320,000 drugs haul

It is understood haul included cocaine, cannabis and ketamine

22/01/2021 ****FILE PHOTO ****
A Garda Car at the CHQ building at The IFSC in Dublin's city Centre 
yesterday.Garda in Store Street investigating the serious assault that occurred on the pedestrian walkway, between Georges Dock and Custom House Quay IFSC Dublin 1 on Wednesday night 20th January 2021 have made an arrest. 
Photo:Gareth Chaney/Collins

A man aged in his 40s is due to appear before Dublin District Court on Friday charged in connection with the discovery of €320,000 worth of drugs in the city on Wednesday.

It is understood the haul included cocaine, cannabis, ketamine, vapes and jellies.

Gardaí attached to the Dublin Crime Response Team in north Dublin charged man under section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996. The man, aged in his 40s is expected to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice, Court at 10.30am.

Tim O'Brien

Tim O'Brien

Tim O'Brien is an Irish Times journalist