Wednesday 23 August 2017

Two arrested after gun and drugs seized in Finglas

Two men have been detained by Gardai after two separate arrests in the Finglas area of Dublin last night.

A sawn-off shotgun, ammunition and cannabis have been seized in a raid on crime gangs in Dublin.

The firearm was recovered when a man in his 30s was searched on Clune Road in the Finglas area of the city last night.

The man was detained under Section 30 of the Offences against the State Act.

In a separate raid, a 40-year-old man was arrested after cannabis resin with an estimated street value of €88,000 was found in a house in Finglas.

The man was held under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act.

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