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Dublin: Gun and ammunition seized during police operation

Seized gun and ammo Image copyright An Garda Síochána
Image caption Police said that no arrests had been made and investigations were continuing

A handgun and ammunition have been found during an operation targeting serious criminal activity in Dublin, Gardai (Irish police) have said.

Police said searches were carried out in the Botanic Avenue area on Friday evening.

During the operation the gun and ammunition were seized.

Police added that no arrests had been made and investigations were continuing.