Europe

Two arrests in dissident republican investigation

  • 24 February 2013
  • From the section Europe
Garda checkpoint

Two men have been arrested in County Cork as part of a police investigation into dissident republican terrorism.

They were detained when gardai stopped a car in the Dean Rock area of Togher at about 16:00 GMT on Saturday.

Officers recovered two handguns at the scene.

Both men are being questioned at Togher Garda Station.