Gardaí in Dublin have arrested two men and seized a quantity of cannabis herb with an estimated street value of up to €1.5m.

As part of an ongoing investigation targeting a criminal gang based in Tallaght, gardaí stopped two vehicles at the Northwest Business Park, Dublin 15 early this morning.

A man in his 30s and a man in his 40s were arrested at the scene and the drugs were seized.

The men were taken to Finglas and Clondalkin Garda Stations.