Army Bomb Disposal Team makes safe viable Improvised Explosive Device.

An Army Bomb Disposal Team made safe a viable Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Crumlin overnight.

The Defence Forces deployed the team to an address at Lismore Road, Crumlin, in response to a request from the Gardai.

A viable IED was made safe at the scene and removed to a military installation for further examination. No controlled explosion was carried out.

The team arrived on scene at 11.45pm and the scene was declared safe at 0.50am.


Press Release Date: Saturday 22th October, 2011

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