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Four loaded machine guns and silencers found in Dublin

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Four loaded machine guns and four silencers have been seized by police investigating criminal gangs in Dublin.

The Ingram submachine guns were found on Wednesday evening in a lock-up at the Damastown Industrial Estate in Mulhuddart in the city.

Each of the four magazines with the weapons had 16 rounds of ammunition.

A man in his 30s has been arrested. Irish police described the find as a significant blow to one of Dublin's feuding criminal gangs.

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