Two arrested after CAB seize six cars and €22,000 in cash in Cork and Tipperary


An operation carried out by Gardaí and CAB has resulted in the seizure of six cars and €22,000 in cash.

A total of 22 locations were searched with 21 taking place in Cork and another in Tipperary.

A total of 124 members of law enforcement took part which included the Emergency Response Unit, Armed Support Unit, Garda Dog Unit and the Cork divisional search team.

Eleven residential properties, four business premises, six professional premises and a hotel room were searched.

As well as the cars and the money, other items seized included two Louis Vuitton bags, a Rolex watch, mobile phones, financial and business records as well as a quantity of cocaine and cannabis.

-Sam Fitzsimons