Garda seize guns found by passer-by
Eight guns were seized after a member of the public spotted the weapons on open ground.
Gardai from Kildare, supported by officers from the Special Detective Unit at Harcourt Square, recovered the six shotguns and two rifles near Straffan, Co Kildare.
They have been taken to the Garda Technical Bureau for forensic technical examination.
A garda spokesman said a search of the area is ongoing.