18 May 2022

Gardaí arrest man after shots fired outside South East home

A man has been arrested following a shooting incident in County Tipperary on Monday night.

At approximately 10.30pm Gardaí received reports of shots fired outside at a house in the Mullinahone area.

It is understood a number of people were in the house at the time but no one was injured.

Gardaí also recovered a number of spent casings from the scene.

During a follow up operation involving local gardaí and members of the ASU a man in his late teens was arrested a short time later.

A number of licenced firearms and ammunition were seized. The youth is currently detained under Section 30 of the Offences against the State Act, 1939 at Clonmel Garda Station.

Enquiries are ongoing.

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