Gardaí have found a gun at the Chapelizod site being searched for missing Trevor Deely, the Irish Independent is reporting.
According to the publication, the firearm was found yesterday. Gardaí have been searching the site for the past number of days after receiving fresh information on the disappearance of the 22-year-old bank worker.
Trevor was last seen leaving his office Christmas party on December 8 2000. The last known images of him were captured on CCTV in the Haddington Road and Baggot Street area of the city on that morning at 4.14am.
Tests are due to be conducted on the recovered firearm to establish if it is connected to Trevor’s disappearance.