Man arrested after gun and cocaine found in Dublin house

Tuesday 07 May 2013 10.44
Gardaí arrested a man at the scene in Poppintree, Dublin
Gardaí arrested a man at the scene in Poppintree, Dublin

A 30-year-old man has been arrested after drugs, a gun and ammunition were found in Dublin.

The operation took place yesterday evening at a house in Poppintree.

Gardaí discovered a pistol, eight rounds of ammunition and a quantity of cocaine, believed to have a street value of €21,000.

The man was arrested at the scene and is being detained at Ballymun Garda Station.