Gardaí investigates after an estimated 133 kg of cocaine was caught on its way to Ireland in Costa Rica.
Gardaí has said that the drugs seized by the Drug Control Police at Moin Port in Limón have an estimated value of more than € 10 million.
The drugs were hidden between fruit cargo in a container aboard a ship, the Polar Chile, which was destined for Ireland.
Assistant commissioner John O & # 39; Driscoll said that assist gardaí in the investigation for the purpose of determining the role of criminals established in Ireland when attempting to import the confiscated cocaine.
O & # 39; Driscoll added that international cooperation was essential in directing criminal activities by organized crime groups with an international dimension.