Hoax bomb found under garda’s car

Gardaí in Dublin are investigating the discovery of a hoax bomb underneath a car belonging to a member of the Force.

The device was found under the car outside the garda's home in west Dublin at around 8.30am today.

A number of houses in the area were evacuated before bomb disposal experts declared the incident to be a hoax.

The garda whose car was targeted is believed to be attached to the National Bureau of Criminal Investigation, which deals with organised crime.


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