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Pair held after guns and drugs seized

Two firearms were seized along with drugs, heroin and cannabis plants in Dublin.

Gardai said investigations are ongoing (Niall Carson/PA)
Gardai said investigations are ongoing (Niall Carson/PA)

By Aoife Moore, PA

Two men have been arrested after a number of guns and drugs were seized in Dublin.

An intelligence-led operation by gardai from Mountjoy Garda station conducted a search on Thursday at a property at Palmerston Hall, Dominick Street.

During the course of the search, two firearms were seized along with drugs, heroin and cannabis plants with an estimated street value of 22,000 euro.

Also seized was a designer watch and clothing with an estimated value of 30,000 euro and a small sum of cash.

Two men aged 26 and 32 were arrested at the scene and both were detained at Mountjoy Garda station under the provisions of Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act, 1996.

Gardai said investigations are ongoing.

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