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06 Oct 2022

Man (40s) arrested in Dundalk following seizure of a firearm and ammunition

The firearm and ammunition were found during a search on the Old Newry Road in Dundalk

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A man was arrested yesterday in connection with the seizure of a firearm

A man in his 40s has been arrested in Dundalk following the seizure of a gun and a quantity of ammunition yesterday.

Gardaí were investigating activity around the Old Newry Road in Dundalk and carried out a search where the gun and ammunition was discovered.

The man was later arrested in a follow-up operation yesterday by Gardaí from the Special Detective Unit.

The man is currently being detained at Dundalk Garda Station under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act, 1939.

Gardaí have said that all investigations into the incident remain ongoing.

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