Two suspected firearms have been seized by gardaí in Co Cork.

A member of the public contacted gardaí at 5pm yesterday after finding the weapons in a ditch at Ballycollie Road in White's Cross.

Gardaí attended the scene and discovered a suspected revolver and a semi-automatic pistol.

The scene is preserved for a technical examination and a search of the area is being conducted by the Divisional Search Team and the Southern Region Dog Unit.

Both of the suspected firearms will be sent for analysis.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.