Two guns and €20k of drugs seized in garda raid
Gardai have seized two firearms and more than €20,000 worth of drugs following a search of a property in inner city Dublin.
Two men were also arrested for drug offences as part of the operation.
A handgun and a rifle were seized after gardai raided a premises at Palmerston Hall, Dominick Street, Dublin 7, yesterday evening.
Officers attached to Mountjoy Garda Station carried out a search of the property at around 5pm as part of an intelligence-led operation.
The weapons, along with heroin and cannabis valued at €22,000, a designer watch and clothing valued at €30,000, and a small sum of cash were also recovered.
Two men, a 26-year-old and a 32-year-old, were arrested at the scene.
They were brought to Mountjoy Garda Station and detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drugs Trafficking) Act 1996.
Both men can be held for questioning for a period of up to seven days before they must be charged or released from custody.