Two arrested after gun found on motorbike in Dublin

Friday, May 7

Two men have been arrested after a firearm was seized in a search in Palmerstown yesterday.

Shortly before midnight gardaí observed a motorbike on Fortunestown Lane in Tallaght, which failed to remain at the scene when requested to do so.

The motorcycle was found a short time later at a service station on the N4 in Palmerstown and the firearm was found during a search of the vehicle.

Two men, aged in their 20s and 30s, were arrested at the scene and are being held at Tallaght Garda Station.