07 Dec 2021

Gardaí seek witnesses after firearm discharged in Clonmel

A residential property was damaged during the incident and a car was later found burnt out


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Gardaí investigating an alleged discharge of a firearm this morning, in Oldbridge, Clonmel, Tipperary are appealing for witnesses. 

At approximately 12.30am this morning 19/11/21, Gardaí received a report alleging that a firearm had been discharged in the Brook Crescent area of Oldbridge, Clonmel. No one was injured during the incident, however a residential property was damaged during the incident.

A BMW 3 series saloon car was located burnt out in the Seskin area of Kilsheelan a short time later.

Both scenes are currently preserved to allow a technical examination to take place.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone who may have information in relation to this incident to come forward, particularly anyone who was in the Brook Crescent area of Clonmel or the Seskin area of Kilsheelan between 9:00pm last night 18/11/21 and 1am this morning 19/11/21 and who may have noticed a BMW 3 series saloon car. Any road users with camera footage are asked to make this footage available to investigating Gardaí.

No arrests have been made, investigations are ongoing.

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