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Cocaine worth €210,000 found with firearms in Dublin search

A quantity of cocaine worth an estimated €210,000, and firearms with ammunition found during a search in Finglas, Dublin.
Staff Reporter

COCAINE with an estimated value of €210,000 has been seized along with two firearms and ammunition by Gardaí in Dublin.

The discovery was made following a search of a residential complex in the city's Finglas area on Sunday.

Th recovered firearms were described as an assault rifle and a machine pistol with silencer.

Officers also recovered mixing agents and sealed pre-rolled cannabis joints, and the seized items will be analysed by Forensic Science Ireland.

No arrests were made, and investigations are ongoing.

Garda chief superintendent Finbarr Murphy said: "I commend all of my colleagues involved in this operation on the recovery of these lethal weapons."

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