Man arrested after loaded gun recovered in Dublin

The sub-machine gun in was found in Lucan as part of an operation into serious criminal activity

Man arrested after loaded gun recovered in Dublin

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Gardai investigating serious criminal activity in Dublin have found a loaded sub-machine gun in Lucan.

A targetted search operation was conducted in the Balgaddy area yesterday evening, where the firearm along with additional ammunition was discovered.

A 20-year-old man has been arrested and is being detained at Ronanstown Garda Station.