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BMW and cash seized during CAB raid in the Midlands

Justin Kelly

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BMW and cash seized during CAB raid in the Midlands

BMW and cash seized during CAB raid in the Midlands

The Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) conducted a search operation in Co Westmeath this morning, Thursday, April 15, with assistance from the Eastern Region Armed Response Unit.

A total of three searches were conducted at one residential and two professional addresses.

The search operation resulted in the seizure of a 211 registration BMW valued at approximately €50,000 along with €12,000 in cash.

A bank account containing €9,400 was also restrained.

"This morning’s search operation was a significant development in an ongoing Criminal Assets Bureau investigation targeting an Organised Crime Group, based in the midlands, involved in the sale and supply of controlled drugs," gardaí said afterwards.