Monday 23 October 2017

Two men arrested in investigation into activities of dissident republican activity

Two men arrested in Tallaght
Two men arrested in Tallaght

Two men have been arrested as part of an investigation into the activities of dissident republicans.

Gardai have also seized a firearm as part of the operation.

Officers from the Special Detective Unit assisted by gardai from crime and security carried out the operation in Tallaght, West Dublin, earlier this morning.

During the course of this operation two men – aged in their 20s and 30s - were arrested. A firearm was also recovered. 

They are detained at Tallaght Garda Station under the provisions of Section 30 Offences against the State Act 1939.

Investigations are continuing.

Irish Independent

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