Army Bomb Disposal Team make safe Two viable IEDs in Finglas last Night..

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An Army Bomb Disposal Team made safe two viable Improvised Explosive Devices in Finglas, Dublin last night.

The Defence Forces deployed the team to a lane way at Bill Shelley Park, Finglas in response to a request by the Gardai.

The team arrived on scene at 10.00pm and made the devices safe at the scene without the need for a controlled explosion.

The scene was declared safe at 11.15pm and the devices was removed to a secure military location for further examination.

The remains of the devices will then be handed over to the Gardai for their investigations.

This is the 63rd call out for Bomb Disposal Teams so far this year and the eight & ninth viable Improvised Explosive Devices made safe.

The Army Ordnance Corps who provide the Bomb Disposal capability to the Defence Forces. Read more information about The Army Ordnance Corps


Press Release Date: Thursday 14 April 2011, 7.45am

 

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