| 9.5°C Dublin

Two men arrested after 9mm handgun found in footwell of car





Gardai have arrested two men and seized a gun in Ballymun.

The incident happened at 5pm on Monday afternoon  on Carton Way, Ballymun, Dublin 1.

The two men (aged 22 and 25) were arrested after a search of the car they were travelling in revealed  a 9mm handgun in the footwell of the front passenger seat. Gardai also found three  rounds of 9mm ammunition and a silver silencer.

Both men were arrested and taken to Coolock Garda Station where they are being held.