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#Shotgun

# shotgun - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Shotgun seized and two men arrested after garda pursuit in north Dublin
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Shotgun seized and two men arrested after garda pursuit in north Dublin

Sep 26th 2020, 1:40 PM 34,601 Views 15 Comments

A vehicle was also seized by gardaí for a technical examination.

# shotgun - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Suspected sawn-off shotgun and ammunition discovered near Cork cemetery
# Shotgun Seizure
# Shotgun Seizure

Suspected sawn-off shotgun and ammunition discovered near Cork cemetery

Apr 22nd 2020, 9:36 AM 21,080 Views 24 Comments

The suspected shotgun and ammunition have been sent for ballistic analysis.

# shotgun - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Investigation launched after off-duty police officer confronted at home by masked man with shot-gun
# Fermanagh
# Fermanagh

Investigation launched after off-duty police officer confronted at home by masked man with shot-gun

Jan 2nd 2020, 8:50 PM 20,392 Views 17 Comments

The attempted murder is being investigated by the PSNI in Fermanagh.

# shotgun - Monday 26 August, 2019

Juvenile remains in custody over shotgun seizure in Drogheda
# Louth
# Louth

Juvenile remains in custody over shotgun seizure in Drogheda

Aug 26th 2019, 10:30 PM 14,602 Views 2 Comments

A man in his 40s who was also arrested has been released without charge.

# shotgun - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Window smashed after shots fired at house in north Dublin overnight
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Window smashed after shots fired at house in north Dublin overnight

Jul 28th 2019, 5:54 PM 16,918 Views 2 Comments

The shots were fired at a house in the Shangan Terrace area of Ballymun at around 2.55am.

# shotgun - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Two firearms and ammunition found by gardaí after search of two cars in Dublin
# Finglas
# Finglas

Two firearms and ammunition found by gardaí after search of two cars in Dublin

Jul 17th 2019, 8:53 AM 17,477 Views 13 Comments

The firearms have been removed from the scene for ballistic and forensic examination.

# shotgun - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Loaded shotgun discovered in undergrowth at west Dublin housing estate
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Loaded shotgun discovered in undergrowth at west Dublin housing estate

May 1st 2019, 10:32 AM 17,270 Views 18 Comments

The discovery was made in the Sheephill Estate yesterday.

# shotgun - Friday 21 September, 2018

One arrested after shotgun rounds and €489,000 worth of drugs seized during raid on Dublin home
# Drug Seizure
# Drug Seizure

One arrested after shotgun rounds and €489,000 worth of drugs seized during raid on Dublin home

Sep 21st 2018, 5:30 PM 24,954 Views 17 Comments

The seizure was made following the search of a property in west Dublin.

# shotgun - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Shotgun, drugs and stolen motorcycle seized in Tallaght
# Day Of Action
# Day Of Action

Shotgun, drugs and stolen motorcycle seized in Tallaght

Apr 12th 2018, 11:13 AM 13,379 Views 0 Comments

A man in his late teens has been arrested.

# shotgun - Friday 16 March, 2018

Convicted rapist tried to kill man in front of children but failed as shotgun cartridges were damp
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Convicted rapist tried to kill man in front of children but failed as shotgun cartridges were damp

Mar 16th 2018, 9:43 PM 31,007 Views 35 Comments

The man was sentenced to 12 years in prison.

# shotgun - Monday 13 November, 2017

Man who brought shotgun to bedroom before raping daughter handed 11 year jail sentence
# Sex Abuse
# Sex Abuse

Man who brought shotgun to bedroom before raping daughter handed 11 year jail sentence

Nov 13th 2017, 10:35 PM 24,521 Views 0 Comments

The woman described how she felt sorry for her father, who she said had lost everything because of his decisions.

# shotgun - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Man arrested over shooting incident in Co Cork village overnight
# Newmarket
# Newmarket

Man arrested over shooting incident in Co Cork village overnight

Sep 10th 2017, 1:14 PM 33,553 Views 30 Comments

It’s reported a dog was shot in the incident in the village of Newmarket.

# shotgun - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Shotguns and slash hooks among weapons seized following raids at Traveller accommodation in Cork
# Weapons Seized
# Weapons Seized

Shotguns and slash hooks among weapons seized following raids at Traveller accommodation in Cork

Sep 6th 2017, 10:06 PM 28,698 Views 14 Comments

Two men and a teenager have been arrested.

# shotgun - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Man who fired 37 shotgun rounds at gardaí jailed for 10 years
# Patrick Kinch
# Patrick Kinch

Man who fired 37 shotgun rounds at gardaí jailed for 10 years

Jun 1st 2017, 6:12 PM 22,715 Views 34 Comments

Patrick Kinch said he wanted to die in “a blaze of glory”.

# shotgun - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Investigation launched after shot fired at a home in west Dublin last night
# Carpenterstown
# Carpenterstown

Investigation launched after shot fired at a home in west Dublin last night

Apr 20th 2017, 7:56 AM 18,593 Views 13 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for information.

# shotgun - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Man who pointed unloaded shotgun at garda has jail term increased
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Man who pointed unloaded shotgun at garda has jail term increased

Mar 22nd 2017, 6:10 AM 15,407 Views 0 Comments

Warren Nolan also pleaded guilty to possessing drugs and driving dangerously.

# shotgun - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Man and woman arrested at checkpoint after shotgun found in their car
# Cork
# Cork

Man and woman arrested at checkpoint after shotgun found in their car

Apr 23rd 2016, 1:47 PM 23,105 Views 14 Comments

Ammunition was also found during a search of the car.

# shotgun - Friday 19 February, 2016

Police appeal for public help three months after man shot in the head with shotgun
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

Police appeal for public help three months after man shot in the head with shotgun

Feb 19th 2016, 6:37 AM 5,059 Views 0 Comments

The man survived the shooting but is still in a critical condition in hospital.

# shotgun - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Helicopter chase after armed robbery on a post office
# Meath
# Meath

Helicopter chase after armed robbery on a post office

Dec 22nd 2015, 6:24 PM 22,825 Views 28 Comments

Three men are currently being held in connection with the incident.

# shotgun - Friday 20 November, 2015

Man describes son being punched in the face during home invasion
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

Man describes son being punched in the face during home invasion

Nov 20th 2015, 6:10 AM 17,864 Views 19 Comments

A new UTV Ireland documentary takes a look at rural crime around the country.

# shotgun - Monday 20 April, 2015

Two armed robberies at post offices in Louth and Kilkenny
# Shotgun
# Shotgun

Two armed robberies at post offices in Louth and Kilkenny

Apr 20th 2015, 10:50 PM 22,211 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí confronted armed men in Louth and arrested a man after a struggle.

# shotgun - Monday 2 March, 2015

Eleven-year-old boy shot as men ransack home
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Eleven-year-old boy shot as men ransack home

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:44 AM 29,969 Views 39 Comments

The boy was brought to Tallaght Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

# shotgun - Friday 16 January, 2015

Case of mistaken identity sees two families attacked by burglars
# Finglas
# Finglas

Case of mistaken identity sees two families attacked by burglars

Jan 16th 2015, 8:43 PM 21,834 Views 12 Comments

The occupants of the house were thought to be wealthy restaurant owners.

# shotgun - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Over 96,000 new cars were sold in Ireland last year
# Shotgun
# Shotgun

Over 96,000 new cars were sold in Ireland last year

Jan 1st 2015, 3:29 PM 15,749 Views 47 Comments

Could sales break through the 100,000 mark in 2015?

# shotgun - Monday 15 December, 2014

Learner drivers jailed for driving alone this year
# Shotgun
# Shotgun

Learner drivers jailed for driving alone this year

Dec 15th 2014, 6:45 AM 34,421 Views 74 Comments

Over 630 people have been fined so far in 2014.

# shotgun - Monday 24 November, 2014

Buzzard shot and left for dead in Westmeath
# ISPCA
# ISPCA

Buzzard shot and left for dead in Westmeath

Nov 24th 2014, 1:04 PM 19,953 Views 49 Comments

“This poor bird must have been in agony until it was found and given pain relief.”

# shotgun - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

32-year-old Irish woman shot dead in London
# Murder
# Murder

32-year-old Irish woman shot dead in London

Nov 4th 2014, 9:43 AM 24,761 Views 0 Comments

A man has been arrested and charged with Leeann Foley’s murder.

# shotgun - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Man shot in broad daylight in his front garden at Dublin estate
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Man shot in broad daylight in his front garden at Dublin estate

Sep 20th 2014, 7:45 PM 61,409 Views 76 Comments

The shooting occurred at about 3.45pm in Belcamp Grove.

# shotgun - Monday 2 June, 2014

Man charged after shotgun and ammo found in Tallaght house
# Seized
# Seized

Man charged after shotgun and ammo found in Tallaght house

Jun 2nd 2014, 5:20 PM 18,519 Views 11 Comments

Gardaí in Tallaght seized the items after carrying out the search of a house in Rossfield Park in Tallaght at around 4pm yesterday.

# shotgun - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Man injured following shots fired at houses in Dublin overnight
# Shotgun Shootings
# Shotgun Shootings

Man injured following shots fired at houses in Dublin overnight

May 22nd 2014, 8:15 AM 16,230 Views 15 Comments

The man in his 30s was taken to hospital but has since been released.

# shotgun - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Man due in court over shotgun murder of 66-year-old woman
# Killinarden
# Killinarden

Man due in court over shotgun murder of 66-year-old woman

Mar 16th 2014, 7:48 PM 20,672 Views 0 Comments

Mary Dargan died at the scene of yesterday’s attack, while her 27-year-old daughter was also injured.

Man still in custody over Tallaght shotgun attack
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man still in custody over Tallaght shotgun attack

Mar 16th 2014, 10:54 AM 10,991 Views 7 Comments

A young girl in the house was ‘thrown out of a downstairs window’ by her mother

# shotgun - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

12 arrested and 8 shotguns seized in garda operation targeting burglary gang
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

12 arrested and 8 shotguns seized in garda operation targeting burglary gang

Mar 4th 2014, 8:43 PM 20,744 Views 39 Comments

Items such as jewellery, cash and electronic goods were seized in the operation spanning three counties.

# shotgun - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Gun control review sparks calls for compensation schemes
# Legislation
# Legislation

Gun control review sparks calls for compensation schemes

Mar 2nd 2014, 8:15 AM 15,096 Views 45 Comments

A gun club association is also highlighting misinterpretation of handgun licensing legislation.

# shotgun - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Cannabis, heroin, cocaine and a sawn-off shotgun seized in Leixlip
# Seizure
# Seizure

Cannabis, heroin, cocaine and a sawn-off shotgun seized in Leixlip

Nov 27th 2013, 6:28 PM 10,239 Views 35 Comments

Two men, aged 58 and 20, were arrested at the scene.

# shotgun - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Shotgun and drugs found during garda searches over Johnson murder
# Dean Johnson
# Dean Johnson

Shotgun and drugs found during garda searches over Johnson murder

Sep 11th 2013, 11:26 AM 6,367 Views 0 Comments

Dean Johnson was killed in August 2013. Two people were arrested in connection with yesterday’s searches.

# shotgun - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Pump-action shotgun found by gardaí investigating foiled robbery
# Cork
# Cork

Pump-action shotgun found by gardaí investigating foiled robbery

Aug 13th 2013, 2:48 PM 5,427 Views 6 Comments

Five men remain in custody in connection with the attempted raid at the home of a businessman in Glounthaune, east Cork.

Two men arrested as shotgun and methedrone found in Antrim
# PSNI
# PSNI

Two men arrested as shotgun and methedrone found in Antrim

Aug 13th 2013, 2:34 PM 3,381 Views 8 Comments

The men, both aged 29, are currently assisting detectives at Antrim police station

# shotgun - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Male released over seizure of firearm and drugs in Dublin
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Male released over seizure of firearm and drugs in Dublin

Apr 6th 2013, 10:57 AM 3,583 Views 5 Comments

Gardai recovered a sawn-off shotgun along with a number of cartridges and €200,000 worth of illegal drugs when they searched a car in Jobstown area during the week.

# shotgun - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Teen arrested as sawn-off shotgun and drugs seized in Tallaght
# Dublin
# Dublin

Teen arrested as sawn-off shotgun and drugs seized in Tallaght

Apr 4th 2013, 9:49 PM 11,588 Views 45 Comments

Gardaí arrested the man in his late teens in the Jobstown area of the south Dublin suburb this evening.

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