Gun seized and two arrested in anti-dissident raids
A GUN has been seized and a man and a woman arrested as part of anti-dissident republican raids in Co Louth.
The woman, who is in her thirties, was arrested after gardaí stopped a car on Crushrod Avenue in Drogheda at 3pm yesterday.
When gardaí searched the car, they found a large amount of prescription tablets.
A pistol and ammunition were discovered during the follow-up search of a house on Boyle O’Reilly Terrace in Drogheda.
A man in his late forties was arrested in Dundalk, Co Louth, at 9pm yesterday.
The pair are being questioned at Drogheda Garda Station today.