A 33-year-old man has appeared in court in Dublin following the seizure of heroin with an estimated street value of €900,000.

The man was arrested in Newcastle, Co Dublin by gardaí targeting the sale and supply of drugs by an organised crime gang in the Clondalkin and Ballyfermot areas of the city.

The man was remanded on bail to appear in court again on 19 June.

A 46-year-old man who was also arrested at the scene was later released without charge.