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Saturday 17 August 2019

Armed gardaí respond to incident in Galway city centre

Caroline Crawford

AN incident in Galway which led to armed gardai surrounding a house in the city has ended.

The incident at St Brendan’s Avenue, Woodquay resulted in part of the road being closed off since this morning.

Gardai, including members of the armed response unit had been at the scene.

It is understood one man was alone in the house and officers were concerned for his safety.

He is now receiving medical treatment at University Hospital Galway.

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