Belfast Telegraph

Four released over firearm incident

An investigation is under way after a gang tried to enter a house in Dublin with a firearm.

The incident happened at around 3am on Saturday at Brookview Rise, Tallaght.

After failing to enter the house the group left the scene in a silver motor car, which was located a short distance away.

Gardai arrested four men, their ages ranging from late 20s to late 30s, under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act on unlawful possession of a firearm.

They were later all released without charge. A file will be prepared and forwarded to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

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