Army Bomb Disposal Team Makes Safe Viable Improvised Explosive .

An Army Bomb Disposal Team made safe a viable Improvised Explosive Device found at a farm in the town land of Ardnacrusha, Co. Clare overnight.

The Defence Forces deployed the team to the farm following a request from Gardai in Limerick.

The team arrived on scene at 1.00am and made the device safe without the need for a controlled explosion; the scene was declared safe at 3.00am.


Press Release Date: Thursday 20th October, 2011

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