Gardaí have arrested 14 people as part of a major drugs investigation.
Six people were detained in Athlone in Co Westmeath and eight people were arrested in Dublin.
Five men and one woman, all in their 20s or early 30s, were arrested in Athlone.
Four have been charged and released on bail to appear at Athlone District Court tomorrow.
One person was brought before Athlone District Court and released on bail to appear before that court on February 24.
The woman appeared before Longford District Court today.
Meanwhile gardaí in Blanchardstown arrested eight men in their 20s.
They are being held at Finglas and Cabra Garda stations.
The arrests bring to 28 the total number arrested in the Blanchardstown/Finglas area in the last three days as part of ongoing operations.
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26/01/2010 - 01/26/2010