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Arrest in Limerick - Possession of Explosives on the 27/2/13

Gardaí in Limerick have arrested a man in his mid 40's in relation to the discovery of two suspect devices at a house last night, the 27th February 2013.

As part of a planned operation, Gardai searched a house on Maiden Street, Newcastle West at approximately 10.10pm and discovered the two devices. Gardai evacuated the area and notified the Army Explosive Ordinance Disposal.


The man is currently detained under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act 1939 at Newcastle West Garda Station.