Manhunt underway after five firearms recovered by gardai following pursuit
GARDAI have seized five firearms following a pursuit in north Dublin this afternoon.
Officers attempted to stop a vehicle travelling in the Coolock area, but the car sped from the scene.
Following a pursuit the car crashed along the Priorswood Road and the driver fled the area. During a search of the vehicle, gardai recovered a sub-machine gun, four handguns and ammunition.
Detectives are currently attempting to locate a male known to gardai in relation to the gun seizure and a number of searches are being conducted as part of the operation.
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