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Discovery of Firearms and explosive material in Dublin 3 on the 27/1/12

Gardai in Clontarf are investigating the discovery of a number of firearms ammunition and explosive material at Distillery Road, Dublin 3 on the 27th January 2012.

The discovery was made this afternoon (27/1/2012) when Gardai searched the grounds of an apartment complex on Distillery Road.  During the search a number of firearms, ammunition and explosive material (subject to examination) was recovered.  The area was sealed off for a number of hours and made safe by Army E.O.D. personnel. A full examination of the scene has taken place and all of the items removed for forensic examination.


Anyone with information is asked to contact Clontarf Garda Station 01 6664800, or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.