Northern Ireland

Dissident republicans may be linked to Clogherhead find

Gardai are investigating a possible dissident republican link to a quantity of ammunition found at a disused house in County Louth on Tuesday.

A timing device was also discovered at the property on Chapel Road in Clogherhead.

An Irish army bomb disposal team was sent to make the area safe, along with a Garda armed regional support unit.

The scene remained sealed off on Wednesday.