A man has appeared before Cavan District Court charged in connection with an incident during which a man threatened to kill gardaí.

Ciaran Brady has an address at Aghatoten, Tullyvin, Co Cavan.

The incident happened at the same address yesterday.

He is charged with firearms offences, possession of a scissors and threatening to kill gardaí while armed with a sharp-pointed scissors.

He was remanded in custody to Castlerea Prison to appear before Harristown District Court on Friday.