Woman and man arrested following €1.7m heroin seizure in Dublin
Gardai made seizure after planned search of a house in West Dublin
Drugs including diazepam and Xanax were discovered by gardaí in Dublin on Thursday. File photograph: David Sleator
Two people have been arrested in connection with the seizure of €1.8 million worth of drugs in in Dublin.
Gardaí from Lucan district drug unit, assisted by gardaí from Ronanstown Garda station carried out a planned search of a residence on Neilstown Road at 5pm.
During the search they discovered heroin with an estimated street value of €1.68 million.
They also found Diazepam and Xanax tablets with an estimated street value of €150,000 and cannabis herb worth up to €10,000.
A man in his 50s and a woman in her 40s were arrested at the scene and are in Garda custody in West Dublin.