Bomb squad investigates suspicious device left at Dublin home
Shots fired and device left on wall last night
Published 21/05/2014 | 07:44
THE army bomb squad has dealt with a suspicious device that was left on a wall in Firhouse in Dublin after shots were fired at a house.
The incident happened shortly after 10pm last night.
Gardai first received a report that shots were fired at the house on Glencarrig Drive and when they went to investigate they found the suspicious device on a garden wall at the address.
The bomb squad were called in and a number of homes on the street were evacuated while they assessed the pipe bomb.
The package was deemed to be a hoax but was handed to gardai to assist them in their investigations.
There were no reports of injuries in the attack and no arrests have yet been made.