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Two men arrested following firearm seizure in Dublin

Gardaí found a loaded semi-automatic pistol and a small amount of cocaine following a search.

TWO MEN HAVE been arrested in connection with the seizure of a semi-automatic pistol in Dublin 10.

Following a search of a residence in the area yesterday, gardaí found a loaded semi-automatic pistol and a small amount of cocaine.

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Two men, both in their 30s, were arrested in connection with the seizure. They are currently detained at Lucan Garda Station.

Assistant Commissioner Justin Kelly said in a statement: “Violent drug gangs who intimate our communities shall continue to be the primary target of our national investigations.

“An Garda Síochána is determined to disrupt and dismantle these groups and I commend all the officers involved in this operation.”

Investigations are ongoing.

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