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The Garda helicopter got an amazing view of the Millennium (Falcon) lightSpire last night...

An Garda Síochána has been getting in on the whole Star Wars mania thing.

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SO THERE’S A movie out called Star Wars (we think) – you might have heard of it.

This week the Millennium Spire on O’Connell Street has been lit up like a lightsaber to commemorate the release of The Force Awakens.

And now the gardaí have joined the fun.

spire2 An Garda Síochána / Twitter An Garda Síochána / Twitter / Twitter

They captured some truly special images of the light show from the sky last night.

There’s a problem with their tweet though: they left out the word ‘may’.

Still though, great work all round. Special mention to their redubbing of the Garda helicopter as “our Millennium Falcon”.

Read: Harrison Ford has this to say to people sharing Star Wars spoilers

Read: “I wanted to take Luke as a confirmation name”: Here’s why we love Star Wars – what about you?

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