Gardaí attached to the Garda National Economic Crime Bureau (GNECB) conducted a number of additional searches this morning, Friday, April 16, in Longford in relation to money laundering investigations under Operation Skein.
Two persons, a man and woman (both aged in their late teens) were arrested in Longford and are currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.
This brings to 19 the number of persons arrested as part of Operation Skein.
In relation to the five persons arrested as part of Operation Skein and Operation Boxplot yesterday, April 15, three persons have been released without charge and a file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.
Two persons remain in Garda custody at this time.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.