Arrest Made Over Smithfield Incident

Gardaí from the Bridewell Garda Station investigating circumstances following a firearm incident in Smithfield, Dublin, have arrested a male juvenile in Dundalk.

The incident took place on the morning the 6th of March at approximately 11.30am.

A male is being detained at Store Street Garda station under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act.

Two males (no ages currently available) received injuries not thought to be life threatening. They were taken Hospitals in the City centre.

A suspect device was also found in the area.

Gardai wish to appeal for witnesses to this incident or to anyone who may be able to assist with the investigation to contact the Bridewell Garda Station.


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