Guns and ammunition seized at Cork courier depot

Thursday 22 August 2013 22.52
The man was arrested in a joint operation between customs officers and gardaí
The man was arrested in a joint operation between customs officers and gardaí

A man was arrested this morning after two guns and ammunition were discovered at a courier depot in Cork.

The 28-year-old was detained in a follow-up raid on a house in the Mallow area.

Officers from Revenue's Customs Service had earlier detected the weapons and ammunition, which were imported from the US, at the depot.