Two men have been arrested following a drug seizure in Carrickmines in Dublin yesterday afternoon.

Gardai from the drug unit, attached to Blackrock Garda Station, searched a home and discovered approximately 11kg of cannabis herb.

The drugs have an estimated street value of around €220,000.

Gardaí also seized suspected cannabis resin worth €1,000, a small quantity of cocaine, €5,250 in cash and various drug packaging paraphernalia.

The men, one in his 30s and the other in his early 50s, are being held at Dún Laoghaire Garda Station.