Suspect devices found in Drogheda following discovery of gun

Gardaí that the Army Explosives Ordnance Disposal team are on the scene.

Suspect devices found in Drogheda following discovery of gun

Suspect devices have been found in Drogheda, County Louth.

The discovery was made after a gun was found at wasteground in the Moneymore Estate area at around 1pm this afternoon.

After further searches by gardaí in the Moneymore area, a bag containing the suspect devices was also recovered.

Gardaí said in a statement that the area had been cordoned off.

They added that the Army Explosives Ordnance Disposal team are on the scene.

Investigations are ongoing.

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