Crime & Legal, News, Shannon Airport

Revenue Seizes Cocaine at Shannon Airport

customsAs a result of routine profiling, officers from Revenue’s Customs Service, have seized 3.4 kgs of cocaine valued at approximately €240,000 at Shannon Airport .

Revenue’s detection dog, Ollie, assisted officers during a routine search of an aircraft which had arrived from the United States on Easter Sunday. The drugs were concealed behind a panel in the aircraft cabin.

An international investigation is ongoing in relation to the seizure.

Shannon Airport

Shannon Airport


About Mark Dunphy

Founder and Editor of The Clare Herald, Mark Dunphy is a native of Connolly in County Clare. Mark also operates Dunphy PR.


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