Cannabis with an estimated street value of €2.6m has been seized by gardaí during an operation targeting a Dublin-based organised crime group.

106 kilograms of herbal cannabis and 112kg of cannabis resin were uncovered in an industrial unit in the Ballymount area of Dublin.

The consignment arrived into the country through Dublin Port from the Netherlands.

The raid was part of an intelligence-led joint operation between Revenue's Customs Service and the Garda National Drugs Unit.

Investigations are continuing.