€500,000 worth of counterfeit goods seized in Ardee
Gardaí attached to Ardee Drugs Unit assisted by local units and officers of the Department of Revenue carried out a search of a house on Bridge Street in Ardee yesterday afternoon under a Section 25 warrant of the Trades Mark Act, 1996.
As a result of the search a substantial amount of boxed containers with clothing were seized with brands found to include Adidas, Calvin Klein, Hugo Boss and Ralph Lauren, with an estimated street value of €500,000. Some documentation and a large amount of packaging for the resale of the clothing was also seized.
No arrests were made during the search and investigations are ongoing.