Three people have been arrested after €245,000 worth of cocaine was seized at Dublin Airport.
The drugs were found during an operation at the airport on Sunday.
Customs Officers alerted Gardaí that they had detained three passengers who arrived on a flight from mainland Europe earlier that day on suspicion of drug trafficking.
Gardaí at Dublin Airport assisted by personnel from GNIB and Customs Officers have seized €245,000 worth of cocaine, charged a man and a woman and arrested another man following an operation at Dublin Airport on 20/09/2020.
— Garda Info (@gardainfo) September 22, 2020
Gardai say the two men and woman had ingested 280 pellets of cocaine.
The passengers are all in their 20s.
One of the arrested men and the woman have since been charged in relation to this incident and they are due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice today.
The other man remains in Garda custody.