Officers from Revenue's Customs division have seized heroin worth almost €1.54m at Rosslare Europort.

A sniffer dog detected drugs in a vehicle which had disembarked from a ferry arriving from France.

A Mercedes jeep was scanned by the customs x-ray scanner, which indicated an anomaly.

10.26kg of heroin was found concealed in the vehicle.

A Dutch national in his 60s has been arrested and taken to Wexford Garda Station shortly.