Sunday 21 December 2014

Man held after guns are seized

Published 17/06/2013 | 09:57

Gardai are probing suspected dissident republican activity in Co Meath
Gardai are probing suspected dissident republican activity in Co Meath

A man has been arrested on suspicion of dissident republican activity after guns and ammunition were seized by gardai.

Three pistols and an assortment of bullets were recovered during searches at a business premises in the Navan area of Co Meath on Sunday evening.

Gardai from the special detective unit carried out the operation.

A man in his 30s was arrested at the scene and detained at Kells Garda station under section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act 1939.

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