Saturday 20 January 2018

Two arrested when suspected pipe bomb thrown from car in Tallaght, Dublin

A man and a woman were arrested in Tallaght last night after a viable explosive device was thrown from a car being pursued by gardai.

The car was stopped at Killininny Road at 10pm and the Army Bomb Squad was alerted.

The device was made safe and removed for forensic examination.

A man and a woman, in their twenties, are being held at Sundrive and Crumlin Garda Stations where they can be held for up to three days.

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