Revenue officers have seized €280,000 in cash at Rosslare Port.

Judge Gerard Furlong, at a special sitting of Gorey District Court last night, granted officers a three-month cash detention of the money.

In like Flynn: Detector dog helps Revenue seize €280k thought to be proceeds of crime

The €280,000 in cash found on Wednesday.

The €280,000 was found during the search of an unaccompanied freight trailer at Rosslare Europort on Wednesday, as a result of routine profiling.


The search, with the help of Revenue’s mobile x-ray scanner and detector dog Flynn, led to the discovery of the notes in the floor of the freight trailer.

In like Flynn: Detector dog helps Revenue seize €280k thought to be proceeds of crime

Revenue detector dog Flynn.

The money is suspected to be the proceeds of, or intended for use in, criminal activity.

Investigations are ongoing.

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