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Lithuanian mafia gang ‘all but gone’ in Ireland following garda clampdown

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

GARDAÍ HAVE MANAGED to dismantle the main working aspects of a Lithuanian criminal gang responsible for heroin smuggling and people trafficking across the island. Now all that remains of the gang are pockets of heroin dealing in rural areas. The network, headed by a high-ranking member of the Lithuanian mafia, is now operating at a fraction of what it once did. Gardaí, along with its colleagues in Europol, carried out…