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An investigation is under way after five million euro worth of drugs were seized in west Dublin yesterday

The suspected ecstasy and MDMA were recovered at a premises in Tallaght on Friday afternoon

After receiving a tip-off, Gardaí obtained a warrant to search the premises in Tallaght.

The operation was carried out by local Gardaí backed up by officers from the District Drugs Unit.

Two large plastic barrels containing 77 kilos of suspected ecstasy tablets packed in bags…. and eight and a half kilos of suspected MDMA in blocks…. were recovered in the operation.

The scene is being preserved for technical examination and no arrests have yet been made.