31/10/2013

Gardaí Seize Fireworks In Shannon

Firework worth an estimated €2,000 have been seized by gardaí in Shannon.

Officers uncovered a large quantity of fireworks during a planned search as part of Operation Tombola, which was set up to target the sale and supply of fireworks.

Officers from the Shannon Detective Unit carried out an intelligence led search of a house in the Rossbracken Housing Estate on Wednesday Afternoon.

No arrests were made and the investigation is ongoing, according to garda.

(MH/CD)

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