Tuesday 21 November 2017

Man arrested as guns found in dissident republican probe

Ed Carty

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 yesterday 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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