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Three men charged after Gardaí raid Rathcoole warehouse

James Walsh (33), Johnathon Harding (44) and Declan Brady (51) have been introduced earlier than Dublin District Courtroom on firearms expenses.

Decide Anthony Halpin remanded them in custody till subsequent Wednesday after no bail functions have been made on their behalf.

They’re charged with possession of 5 revolvers, ammunition and a silencer.

Officers from the Garda Medication and Organised Crime Bureau (DOCB) raided a warehouse at Greenogue Industrial property, Rathcoole in a daybreak operation on Tuesday.

Mr Walsh, of Neilstown Drive, Clondalkin; Mr Harding, of McNeill Courtroom, Sallins, Co Kildare; and Mr Brady, from The Park, Wolston Abbey, Celbridge, additionally in Kildare, remained silent as proof of their arrest, cost and warning was given at Dublin District Courtroom.

They’re every charged with illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition, possession of a silencer and having 5 handguns.

These are alleged to have been a Zastava M83-02 six-shot revolver, two particular calibre Smith and Wesson mannequin five-shot revolvers and two Rossi five-shot revolvers.

Detective Sergeant Emmet Casserly informed the courtroom Mr Brady mentioned “no” in reply to every cost at Clondalkin station. Defence solicitor Anarine McAllister mentioned Mr Brady was “not making use of for bail on this event”.

Detective Sergeant Michael Cuffe mentioned Mr Walsh made “no reply” after warning.

His barrister David Staunton requested Decide Halpin to make the same remand order on this case, as Mr Walsh was additionally not making use of for bail.

Mr Harding was the final of the accused to come back in to courtroom. Detective Sergeant Paul Curran mentioned he arrested Mr Harding at Clondalkin station at 10.50am and he made no reply.

There was consent to the accused being remanded in custody to seem in Cloverhill District Courtroom on February 1.

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