Five men were arrested after gardaí seized a quantity of cocaine and cannabis worth an estimated €20,000 last night.

Gardaí from the Pearse Street Drugs Unit arrested the men, who varied in in ages from 23 to 35, in the Upper Dorset Street Area of Dublin 1.

An amount of cash, three digital scales, bagging and other drug paraphernalia were also seized.

One of the men was released without charge earlier today, while two were charged and bailed to dates in Dublin District Court in October.

The remaining two men were charged and remain in custody to appear before Dublin District Court on Monday morning 20 September.