Two men arrested in investigation into cash-for-transit raid

Pair being detained under Section 30 of Offences Against the State Act

A man in his 60s and another in his 20s were arrested this morning and are being detained under provisions of Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act at Tallaght Garda station. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A man in his 60s and another in his 20s were arrested this morning and are being detained under provisions of Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act at Tallaght Garda station. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Mon, Mar 31, 2014, 12:53

Two men have been arrested in the investigation into a Dublin cash-for-transit robbery in October of last year.

A man in his 60s and another in his 20s were arrested this morning and are being detained under provisions of Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act at Tallaght Garda station.

The robbery was carried out at Fortunestown Way, Tallaght, on October 21st, 2013, at about 11.45am.

Four people were arrested in connection with the robbery last week.

Three men aged 32, 34 and 35 and a woman of 33 years were held on March 26th last.

Three (two men and the woman) were detained under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act, 1939-1998 and one man was detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.