Four arrested after discovery of firearm and drugs at Longford house

Kevin Forde

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Kevin Forde

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kevin.forde@longfordleader.ie

Gardai

Gardaí

Gardaí have announced the arrest of four people after a search of a house in Longford yesterday, September 19, led to the discovery of a firearm and a quantity of drugs. 

Gardaí have arrested three men and a woman, after carrying out a search at a premises on the Stokestown Rd, Co. Longford. During the course of the search Gardaí recovered a firearm and seized Amphetamine & Cannabis (subject to analysis) valued at approximately €25,000.

Two men in their 30s, one man in his 40s and a female in her 20s were arrested at the scene and are detained under Section 30 of the Offences against the State Act, 1939.

Investigations remain ongoing.

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