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Six men arrested following garda raids

Six men arrested following garda raids

Gardai raided six houses in the Clondalkin, Palmerstown, Lucan and Balgaddy area of Dublin yesterday.

Firearm components comprising of 9mm magazines, a telescopic sight and a large quantity of ammunition was seized along with a substantial quantity of cash and a KTM motorcycle which is believed to be stolen.

Six males were arrested in total, a number of these arrests were on foot of existing warrants issued by the courts.

One male was arrested under the provisions of Section 30 – Offences Against the State Act 1939 for an offence under the firearms act.

He remains in custody at Ronanstown Garda Station.

Investigations are continuing.