Gardaí recover firearm in Co.Cork

Gardaí in Anglesea Street have recovered a firearm, which was discovered hidden in a field in Clogheen today 

A search was conducted in the area this morning at approximately 8.30am and a sawn-off double barrel shotgun was discovered concealed behind a water trough on private property. 

The firearm was confirmed safe by Detective Gardaí and brought to Gurranabraher Garda Station. 

Gardaí are following a definite line of inquiry in relation to this incident and investigations are continuing.

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