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01/08/2021

Gardaí make shock discovery of dangerous weapon stashed in car while on routine Covid patrol

Gardaí make shock discovery of dangerous weapon stashed in car while on routine Covid patrol

An uninsured motorist was arrested and had their car seized after gardai discovered a weapon stashed in the vehicle's glove compartment.

Dun Laoghaire Gardaí stopped this car while on routine Covid patrol on Wednesday. A follow up check using the Mobility App revealed the driver was not insured and a vehicle search unearthed a knife in the glove compartment.

The driver was arrested and the vehicle seized.

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