€350,000 seized in money laundering sting

Justin Kelly

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Justin Kelly

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As a result of ongoing Garda investigations and intelligence led targeting of serious criminal activity, members of the Garda Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau and the Special Crime Task Force, stopped and searched a number of persons and vehicles in the Walkinstown, Dublin 12 area on Saturday, June 24, 2017.

During the searches approximately €350,0000 cash was recovered, a figure which is to be confirmed pending a full count and forensic examination.

Three men in their 40s were arrested for money laundering offences. The three are detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Crumlin and Ronanstown Garda Stations.