Fuel ‘disguised as apple juice’ seized at Dublin Port

Irish Revenue Officers have recovered 26 industrial fuel containers made to look like as apple juice in Dublin Bay Port.

Around 25,000 litres of suspected laundered marked gas – oil was seized at Dublin Port during a routine truck check on Monday evening.

The driver of the truck, who is in his mid-30s and from Northern Ireland, was attempting to board the ferry to Holyhead in Wales.

He was questioned and further investigations are ongoing with authorities.