22/02/2010

Gun And Drugs' Find Leads To Arrests

Gardaí in Clondalkin arrested four people in relation to a discovery of drugs and a firearm at a house yesterday.

Officers from the Gardaí Drugs Unit at Clondalkin, assisted by the District Detective Unit and members from Operations Anvil, searched a house at Grange View Road, Clondalkin, Dublin 22 at approximately 9pm on Sunday.

Heroin - subject to analysis - with a street value of approximately €4,200, a handgun, two bullet proof vests and other drug paraphernalia were found during the course of the search.

Three men, 20, 23 and 24 years-of-age, and a woman, 26, were arrested in relation to the incident.

They are currently detained under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act 1939 as amended in Clondalkin Garda Station.

(BMcC/GK)

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