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Thursday 22 February 2018

Tests on AK47 confirm weapon not real

Tests on an AK-47 rifle found during a planned search in Bray, Co Wicklow, have confirmed that it is a fake.

The rifle was discovered as officers used metal detectors and other search equipment to comb through undergrowth beside St Gerard's School at Thornhill Road in Little Bray. Garda technical bureau experts established yesterday that it was a replica.

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