The Army bomb squad is currently heading to the scene of a suspicious device in North Dublin.
Gardai rushed to the scene on Balbutcher Lane in Ballymun when they were called to the scene just before 7 p.m.
Roads around the area are currently closed and local detours are in place while emergency services remain on the scene.
It is understood that the suspicious device was found inside a local business and a controlled explosion is currently underway.
A Garda spokesperson told Dublin Live: “Gardaí are currently at the scene of an incident in Balbutcher Lane, Ballymun.
“A suspicious device was spotted in the area and Gardaí was alerted to the incident shortly after 6:50 pm. The Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) is currently underway.
“Local deviations are in place.”