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Man arrested by gardaí after walking into Dublin pub with a gun yesterday evening

Gardaí seized a number of firearms following the incident.

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GARDAÍ IN DUBLIN are investigating after a man entered a pub in Rush with a gun yesterday evening. 

The incident happened at a premises on the Old Rush Road, Co Dublin at around 5pm, according to An Garda Síochána. 

A man in his 40s was arrested under section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act and was taken to Balbriggan Garda station. 

Following the incident, gardaí carried out a search at a house in the nearby Kenure Park where a number of firearms and ammunition were seized. 

The man was later released. A file is now being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions. 

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