Handgun seized and two arrested after garda search
Gardaí have arrested two people and seized a handgun after a vehicle was searched in north Dublin.
A garda operation aimed at tackling organised crime Gardaí stopped a car on the M1 near Lusk at around 8.30pm on Thursday.
During the course of a search of the car Gardaí recovered a 3.65 calibre handgun.
The occupants of the car a man in his 50s and a woman in her 30s were arrested.
Both are detained under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act 1939 at Drogheda Garda Station.