A 22-year-old man has been arrested after drugs with an estimated street value of €460,000 were seized in Ballyfermot in Dublin.

As part of an ongoing operation targeting the sale and supply of drugs in the area gardaí searched a house on Cleggan Park.

During the search 2.5kgs of cocaine, 1kg of heroin and 14 ounces of crack cocaine were seized.

Other drug distribution paraphernalia was also discovered.

The man who was arrested is being held at Ballyfermot Garda Station.