Revenue officers have seized over 10 kilos of herbal cannabis with an estimated value of 204,000 Euro following a search of a premises in the Trim area today.

The seizure was made as a result of a joint intelligence led operation conducted by Revenue and Gardaí.

A 40 year old man was arrested at the scene and is currently being questioned at Trim Garda Station.

Investigations are ongoing.

This operation was part of Revenue’s ongoing joint investigations targeting organised crime groups and the importation, sale and supply of illegal drugs. If businesses or members of the public have any information regarding drug smuggling, they can contact Revenue in confidence on Confidential Phone Number 1800 295 295.