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Man carrying axe on hospital grounds arrested by armed gardai

Crime DeskBy Sunday World
The hospital at Sarsfield Court, Glanmire, Co Cork (Image via Google Maps)
The hospital at Sarsfield Court, Glanmire, Co Cork (Image via Google Maps)

Armed gardai arrested a 25-year-old man who was carrying an axe on the grounds of a hospital in Cork.

Local gardai and members of the Regional Support Unit attended the incident on the grounds of a hospital at Sarsfield Court, Glanmire, Cork on Tuesday at around 4.15pm.

Gardai said a bladed instrument was recovered at the scene.

The arrested man (25) was brought to Mayfield garda station and later charged in connection with the investigation.

He appeared before Cork City District Court on Wednesday, where he was remanded on bail to appear at Cork City District Court at a later date.

Via Independent.ie