Police seize cannabis worth 2.5m euros in Dublin

Police have seized cannabis with an estimated street value of 2.5m euros (£2.1m) during drug searches in Dublin.

The discovery was made as officers searched a number of premises in Coolook on Friday afternoon as part of an "intelligence-led operation".

They also arrested a man in his early 40s.

The man is being questioned at a police station in Coolock and can be detained for up to seven days.

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