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Blanchardstown Residents Were Evacuated By The Army Bomb Squad Last Night

By seank

February 25, 2018 at 9:33am


A Blanchardstown estate was evacuated last night in what is believed to be a bomb scare.

While the cause has not yet been confirmed, the Army Bomb Disposal Unit arrived in Corduff estate in response to a potential threat which necessitated the removal of the residents from their homes and the cordoning off of the street around 10pm.

According to the chairperson of the Corduff Grove & Park Residents Association, a member of the Army Bomb Disposal Unit revealed that at least two viable explosive devices where removed from the scene.

More on this as we have it.


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