Monday 24 July 2017

Gang hunted after house burglary

Gardai were today hunting a gang who held a number of people hostage during a house burglary.

The intruders got into the property in Crumlin, south Dublin, at about 6.20pm yesterday, but they fled after gardai were called.

Officers found a vehicle on fire on Hughes Road South. A firearm, thought to be a handgun, was found in the charred remains.

Nobody was injured in the incident.

Gardai have appealed for witnesses.

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