Wednesday 18 October 2017

Man arrested and firearm seized in Dublin

A 25-YEAR-OLD man was arrested by gardai who stopped and searched a vehicle in Dublin and found a firearm and a number of implements.

Beat patrol gardai stopped the vehicle at 5.30pm on the North Circular Road.

The man was taken to Mountjoy Garda Station where he was detained under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act.

He was released from custody later yesterday and a file is being prepared for the DPP.

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