Man arrested following stand-off in Dublin housing estate

Gardai at the scene
Gardai at the scene

A man has been arrested following a stand-off with gardai in Dublin this afternoon.

Roads were closed and armed gardai were at the scene of a stand-off near Crumlin in Dublin 12.

A man had barricaded himself into a house

Reports indicate that gardai had arrived to serve a warrant when they met resistance.

Events started unfolding at approximately 3pm.

The incident ended peacefully at around 5pm.

The road has re-opened and the man is in custody.