A man charged with having a bomb in a car on the M50 motorway in north Dublin last month has been remanded until March at the Special Criminal Court.

Martin O'Rourke, 23, of Sheepmore Grove, Blanchardstown, Dublin, is charged with the unlawful possession of an improvised explosive device at the Westlink Toll Plaza, Castleknock, on 8 December.

He is also charged with membership of an unlawful organisation styling itself the Irish Republican Army.