Loaded sawn-off shotgun found in undergrowth in west Dublin
Gardaí discover firearm during search in Blanchardstown’s Sheephill Estate
The shotgun which was discovered on wasteland in west Dublin. Photograph: Garda Press Office
A loaded semi-automatic sawn-off shotgun was recovered by gardaí during a search in west Dublin on Tuesday.
Wasteland at Sheephill Estate was also searched, where the shotgun was recovered concealed in undergrowth.
The weapon has been forwarded to Garda headquarters for ballistic testing.
Gardaí said no arrests have been made and investigations are continuing.