Two people have been arrested in Dublin in connection with accommodation fraud.
Gardai from Blackrock and Raheny searched two houses in Dublin 13 today and seized cash, phones, and documents.
A 30 year old man and a 24 year old woman have been arrested as part of an ongoing investigation into accommodation fraud in South Dublin.
They're being questioned at Blackrock Garda Station where they can be held for up to 24 hours.
A garda spokesperson says: "Gardaí have arrested one man and one woman and searched two residences as part of an ongoing investigation into Accommodation Fraud in South Dublin."As part of this ongoing investigation two residences were searched in Dublin 13 by Gardaí from Blackrock Detective unit and assisted by uniform units from Blackrock and members from Raheny Garda station this morning Thursday 29th September, 2022. "During the searches Gardaí seized a sum of cash, mobile phones and a number of documents. "Both the man (aged 30 years) and woman (24 years) were arrested as part of the operation. They are both currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Blackrock Garda station. "Investigations are ongoing."