Belfast Telegraph

Arms and drugs found in car at port

Two loaded guns, ammunition and drugs have been seized by Customs officers at Dublin Port.

The stash was found concealed in a UK-registered car which was on a low-loader when it was shipped into the country.

A Revenue spokeswoman said Customs officers, assisted by Dublin Port Security, seized three firearms, two of which were loaded, a quantity of ammunition and 1.5kg of cannabis.

The firearms, which included a Glock, a Sig and 38 Special, are undergoing forensic analysis.

No arrests have been made.

"Follow-up inquiries are being conducted by gardai at Store Street Garda Station and investigations are ongoing," the spokeswoman added.


From Belfast Telegraph