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A third person has been arrested as part of a probe into alleged corruption at an office of a statutory body.

The man, aged in his 40s, was arrested this morning, Tuesday, September 27, by officers attached to the Garda National Economic Crime Bureau (GNECB).

He is the third person to be arrested as part of an ongoing investigation,Operation Lakefront, by detectives attached to the Anti-Corruption Unit, GNECB in Co. Kildare.

A spokesperson for An Garda Siochana revealed: "The man was arrested for offences contrary to the Prevention of Corruption Acts and is currently detained at Naas Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

"Investigations are ongoing."

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