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Armed gardai called to Finglas incident

(Pic: Keith Bredin)
(Pic: Keith Bredin)

The garda Armed Support Unit (ASU) has been been called on to deal with an incident in North Dublin this evening.

A video has emerged of the heavily armed officers in Hampton Wood, Finglas.

The clip, broadcast by a web user on Facebook Live, shows members with their weapons aimed at a property in the area. A number of regular garda officers were also seen in the clip.

A garda spokeswoman confirmed that the ASU were joined at the location by trained negotiators.

She added: "There has been a successful conclusion to the incident."