A 48-year-old man has been arrested following the seizure of a firearm in Dublin last night.
The arrest occurred following an altercation between a number of men at Rutland Grove, Crumlin, in the early hours of this morning.
Gardai were in the area responding to an incident of criminal damage, when they observed the man had a firearm.
The firearm was seized during the incident which occurred shortly before 1am this morning.
The man is in custody at Sundrive Road Garda Station under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State act and investigations are continuing.