Man arrested during protest in Dublin

Around 100 people took part in anti-lockdown and anti-mask rallies in the capital
Man arrested during protest in Dublin

File picture.

A man has been arrested in relation to a public order matter during a protest in Dublin today.

Around 100 people took part in anti-lockdown and anti-mask rallies in the capital.

Gardaí said in a statement that the man was arrested “during the protest as it was on O'Connell Bridge”.

They added: “The man remains in Garda custody at this time.



“Two other persons details were obtained also and a file will be prepared for the DPP in relation to offences under the Public Order Act.” 

Dublin is currently at Level 3 of the Government’s Living with Covid-19 plan.

Earlier today, it was announced that there are 274 new cases of Covid-19 in Ireland, with 166 of them in Dublin.

More in this section

IE_logo_newsletters

Select your favourite newsletters and get the best of Irish Examiner delivered to your inbox

LOTTO RESULTS

Saturday, July 31, 2021

  • 8
  • 11
  • 29
  • 42
  • 44
  • 46
  • 18

Full Lotto draw results »