Five people arrested following raids in Dublin

Five people arrested following raids in Dublin

Four men aged in their early 20s to early 40s were arrested along with one woman, aged in her late twenties, following a series of planned searches in Dublin this morning.

The raids, which were part of Operation Thor, took place in Baldoyle, Dublin 13.

Suspected stolen property, a large amount of cash and a firearm were seized.

One man was charged and appeared before the District Court 4, Criminal Courts of Justice this afternoon.

He was remanded in custody to appear before Cloverhill District Court on 21st January 2016 at 10.30am.

Two of the men and the woman were brought before the District Court on unrelated matters.

The fourth man was released without charge.

Investigations are ongoing.