Mountrath: Two arrests as police recover gun and 'suspicious devices'

Two men have been arrested after police found a gun and a number of "suspicious devices" in County Laois in the Republic of Ireland.

Officers made the discovery when they stopped a car on the M7 near Mountrath shortly before 18:00 local time on Thursday,

Army bomb disposal officers were called to examine the suspicious devices.

One of the men is in his 40s and the other is a teenager. They are being questioned at Portlaoise Garda Station.

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