Luxury cars and watches seized in 'significant' CAB raid spanning two counties
A number of cars and watches were seized following a major raid by the Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) today.
The findings came after five residential and commercial addresses were searched during a multi-agency operation in Co Dublin and Co Kildare.
Three bank accounts containing funds of €340,000 were identified and restrained during the course of the investigation.
The following assets were also seized:
• 212 Registration BMW X6
• 141 Registration BMW X5
• Breitling Watch
• Two Armani Watches
Additionally, electronic devices and documentation were also discovered during the raid.
A garda spokeswoman said: "This morning’s search operation was conducted as part of a CAB proceeds of crime investigation, into assets accrued by an individual linked to an East European Organised Criminal Group (OCG) which is involved in drug trafficking.
"Today’s operation marks a significant development in the ongoing CAB proceeds of crime investigation."
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