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Sunday 29 January 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Firearm

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# Ennis
'Jack has done nothing wrong and his family just wants him home': Appeal to find missing teen
It is understood that Jack Dinan has a legally-held firearm with him.
# Ballymun
Man (50s) due in court over firearm offences
During a Garda raid on Friday, around €400,000 in cash, a pistol, ammunition and cocaine was seized.
# north strand
Man released after gun seized in Dublin city, second man remains in custody
The firearm was found in a car on Friday night.
# north strand
Two men arrested and handgun seized in Dublin city centre
The men were arrested following a routine traffic stop in the north inner city last at about 10pm last night.
# Glasnevin
Firearm and cocaine worth €70,000 seized in Dublin
A man in his 30s has been arrested.
# Organised Crime
Gardaí seize drugs worth €285,000 and €100,000 in cash in Meath
Heroin, crack cocaine and a submachine gun were found during searches today and yesterday.
# Organised Crime
Heroin and crack cocaine worth €60,000, plus €50,000 in cash, seized in Meath
Two men have been arrested.
# Glanmire
Man with gun steals cash from service station in Cork
He fled the scene in a wine-coloured Fiat Punto, which had a partial registration of 98-D.
# Tallaght
Man charged over 14-hour armed stand-off with gardaí
The stand-off ended peacefully after specialist gardaí and negotiators opened up communication with the man.
# Cherry Orchard Parade
Man's body discovered in Ballyfermot
A firearm was found nearby.
# Meath
Gardaí appeal for witnesses after attempted armed carjacking
The incident took place in Slane yesterday evening.
# Court
Man charged in relation to armed robbery of Baldoyle post office
The man is due in court tomorrow morning.
# Armed Robbery
Man charged over robbery of armed cash-in-transit van
A man was arrested and a van found burning nearby.
# Cork
Shots fired at gardaí in Kinsale stand-off, 18-year-old arrested
Armed gardaí from the Regional Support Unit and Garda Crisis Negotiators attended the scene.
# Crime
Two men arrested and gun seized in Tallaght
Gardaí have been targeting criminal activity in the south west Dublin area.
# Dublin
Man arrested and gun seized in Finglas
The man was searched today at 12.15am.
# Cork
Seven-hour standoff between man and armed gardaí ends without injury
No arrests have been made.
# Security Alert
Second bomb hoax in Derry in 48 hours after van hijacked and ordered to drive to city centre
The driver abandoned the van at Fanad Drive where he alerted police.
# Blackrock
Shots fired in Cork city estate
The incident happened when two men were walking down the road.
# caught rapid
Wicklow resident unharmed after arriving home to four burglars with a shotgun
The four males who are in their late teens and early twenties were arrested and three of them have been charged.
# shots fired
Man injured in shooting at Dublin pub
The man was not seriously injured and has since been released from hospital.
# Offaly
Man arrested after entering Tullamore office centre with firearm
No one was injured in the incident, which occurred at 8.30am this morning.
# Investigation
Man arrested over shooting at Dublin pub
A 45-year-old man was brought to hospital over the incident.
# Dublin
Two men charged after attempted armed robbery foiled by off-duty garda
The two men entered a shop in south Dublin with their faces covered and a firearm.
# Gun Crime
Man arrested for firing shots at Dublin house
There were two people in the house at the time but no one was injured.
# Dundalk
25-year-old arrested after loaded firearm found at house in Louth
Assorted ammunition was also found at the premises.
# Tallaght
Gardaí seize drugs, stolen cars and a gun in south Dublin
Two men were arrested and have since been released.
# Dún Laoghaire
Man due in court over alleged threats to kill and possession of a gun
The man in his 40s was arrested yesterday.
# Georges Street
Shots fired at house in centre of Wexford town
The incident occurred just after 1am this morning.
# Armed Robbery
Third man arrested over gun and sledgehammer raid in Dublin post office
The raid happened at the Mill Shopping Centre in Clondalkin yesterday.
# Firearm
Teenager due in court on gun charges
Gardaí say the young man was arrested after being spotted in possession of a firearm in Jobstown.
# Organised Crime Unit
Man arrested after firearm seized in Kildare
The 29-year-old is now in custody.
# Seizure
Cannabis, heroin, cocaine and a sawn-off shotgun seized in Leixlip
Two men, aged 58 and 20, were arrested at the scene.
# Tullamore
Sawn-off shotgun and ammunition found stashed in Offaly graveyard
An examination of the scene is ongoing and no arrests have been made so far.
US transport security's Instagram shows confiscated guns and fireworks
We think it’s bad to carry liquids on board.
# Firearm
Three children playing in a derelict house find and discharge a firearm
The gun was hidden in the garden of the disused house in the Palace Crescent estate .
# Arrests
Two arrested as fireworks and drug paraphernalia found in Down
A de-activated firearm was also found in the search following the arrest of a man and woman.
# Seizure
Firearm and cocaine seized during Dublin house search
Cocaine worth approximately €21,000 was seized, along with a firearm and ammunition, from a house in Poppintree.
# Blanchardstown
Man and woman due in court over armed robbery in Blanchardstown
Cash and an imitation firearm was recovered when the two were arrested following a robbery at a shop on Main Street.