14 March 2017 - Army Bomb Disposal Team Make Safe Two Viable Devices in Carbury, Co.Kildare.
Earlier this evening, an Army Bomb Disposal Team made safe two viable Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in Carbury, Co. Kildare.
The Defence Forces deployed the Army Bomb Disposal Team on request from An Garda Síochána. A cordon was established in the surrounding area and a number of houses were evacuated to ensure public safety.
The Army Bomb Disposal Team arrived at 6.30pm, carried out an assessment and proceeded to make safe the two suspect devices. The scene was declared safe at 7.50pm.
Material of an evidential nature has now been handed over to An Garda Síochána.
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Press Release Date: 15 March 2017
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