A Criminal Assets Bureau operation in Limerick targeting the activities of a suspected drugs gang has resulted in €58,000 being frozen in a number of bank accounts.

The operation also resulted in the seizure of euro and sterling cash and twelve designer watches.

Members of CAB as well as detectives searched three houses and a business premises in Limerick city in which over €2,450 and £550 was seized as well as a Rolex Hublot and Breitling watches.

Financial documents were also found.

Investigations into the activities of a number of individuals suspected to be involved in the sale and supply of illegal drugs is continuing.