Offaly Garda raid leads to counterfeit haul

Justin Kelly


Justin Kelly


Gardaí in Tullamore have conducted a planned raid on an apartment in an investigation into counterfeit goods in the county.

During the operation, officers searched an apartment in Market Square yesterday evening, Thursday, August 3.

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As a result of search they seized €2,500 tobacco and cigarettes, and €2,500 of counterfeit clothing.

The apartment was unoccupied at the time of the search but gardaí have said they are close to making an arrest in relation to the seizures.

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