Drugs worth €59,000 seized at Portlaoise Mail Centre

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Drugs worth €59,000 seized by Revenue officers at Portlaoise Mail Centre

The seized drugs. Image: Revenue The seized drugs. Image: Revenue REVENUE OFFICERS AT the An Post Portlaoise Mail Centre have seized approximately 118kg of khat with an estimated street value of €59,000, as a result of routine profiling.Khat is a stimulant with similar effects to amphetamine. It comes from a leafy green plant of the same name.These seizures are part of Revenue’s ongoing work targeting drug smuggling and shadow economy activity.

If businesses or members of the public have any information regarding smuggling they have been advised to contact Revenue in confidence on the freephone number 1800 295 295.

 

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Ah c’mon that cost me a fortune on postage!!!

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