Gardaí have charged the man, in his 60s, that was arrested in relation to the seizure of three firearms and live ammunition following the search of a residential property in Clonakilty on Thursday 21st January, 2021.

He is due to appear before a special sitting of Bandon District Court, this afternoon Saturday 23rd January, 2021 at 2p.m.


Previous release:

Gardaí have seized three firearms and live ammunition following a search of a residential property in Clonakilty, on Thursday 21st January, 2020.
A male in his 60s was arrested in relation this incident and detained under the provisions of Section 30 of Offences against the State Act, 1939 at Clonakility Garda Station.

He remains in Garda custody this evening and is expected to appear before a sitting of Cork District Court on Saturday 23rd January, 2021 to face charges in connection with this investigation. Investigations ongoing.

Notes:  The weapons are described as Webley Revolvers are believed to be historical. 


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