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Man (30s) arrested in connection with guns and ammunition seizure

The man was arrested in the Cabra area this morning, a month after the guns were seized.
Dec 13th 2016, 12:25 PM 6,614 3

GARDAÍ IN DUBLIN have arrested a man in his 30s this morning in Cabra in connection with the seizure of five guns and assorted ammunition last month.

gardai 4 Source: An Garda Síochana via Facebook

On 5 November, the firearms were seized by gardaí at Quarry Road, Cabra, Dublin 7.

The Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau and the Garda Special Crime Task Force seized two sub-machine guns, three hand guns, two silencers and a quantity of ammunition during a planned search of a car in the area.

gardai 3 Source: An Garda Síochana via Facebook

The man in question is currently being detained at Finglas Garda Station under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act.

gardai 2 Source: An Garda Síochana via Facebook

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