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Two vans set on fire during disturbance in Dublin


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Emergency responders including the garda Public Order Unit are currently dealing with a massive outbreak of anti-social behaviour in West Dublin tonight.

Both gardai and the Dublin Fire Brigade were dispatched to the Orchard Lawns area of Cherry Orchard, where two vans have been set on fire.

The incident broke out around 8pm amid reports of up to 30 youth running amok in the area.

"No injuries have been reported and no arrests have been made currently" a garda spokesman said in a statement.

"The Public Order Unit has been deployed to the area as a precaution.

"The blaze has been dealt with by DFB. A scene is currently preserved for a technical examination", the statement read.

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