Saturday 20 January 2018

Man held after gun seized in raid on house


A MAN has been arrested following the seizure of a gun during a raid.

The search took place at Clarina Avenue, Ballinacurra Weston, in Limerick at about 8pm last night.

The 39-year-old is being questioned at Henry Street Garda Station under Section 30 Offences Against the State Act, 1939. He can be held for up to three days.

Gardai Roxboro Road station were supported by members from the divisional drug unit and the dog unit during the operation.

A Garda spokesman said the firearm is being technically examined.

Irish Independent

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