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Two questioned in Dublin over 500,000 euro heroin haul

Heroin is highly addictive

Heroin worth an estimated 500,000 euro has been seized in Dublin.

The drug was found after Irish police searched an apartment in the Smithfield area of the city on Tuesday afternoon.

A man and a woman, aged in their 20s, were arrested at the scene. They are being questioned by gardai.

The police search was part of an ongoing operation targeting organised crime in the inner city.