Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) have seized a number of designer items along with a car during search operations in Dublin and Meath. The search was took place on Friday morning at 24 properties including houses, offices and business premises.
72 CAB officials in the operation were assisted by the Garda National Immigration Bureau (GNIB), the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) and the Revenue Customs Dog Unit.
A 162 Hyundai Tucson is among the seized items along with €35,000 in cash. Three high valued Rolex and Chopard watches and a quantity of designer bags also have been seized in the operation.
The operation targeted assets being used for criminal purposes by organized crime gangs. Electronic storage devices and documentation in relation to financial and property transactions was also seized, the CAB said.