Two arrested in connection with dissident republican activities in Cork

Saturday 23 February 2013 22.42
The pair are being held at Togher Garda Station
The pair are being held at Togher Garda Station

Two people have been arrested in connection with an investigation into activities of dissident republicans in Cork.

The pair were arrested in the Dean Rock area of Togher at around 4pm.

Two firearms were recovered at the scene.

The men are being held at Togher Garda Station.

A follow-up operation was carried out with gardaí searching a number of homes and business premises.