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O'Connell Street Store Evacuated Following Bomb Scare

By Alana Laverty

April 23, 2017 at 7:58am


Armed Gardaí were seen evacuating Easons on O'Connell Street yesterday evening following a reported bomb scare. 

According to, customers and staff were made evacuate the building just before 5pm after Gardaí received a bomb threat. 

Gardaí believe the call was a hoax however they carried out a security sweep as a precautionary measure. 

Staff were allowed to return to the building by 5.35pm. 

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