Gardai Hunt Armed Man in Tallaght

Gardaí are searching Tallaght estates for a man who is believed to be armed.

The manhunt began early on Monday morning after a “series of incidents” in the area. It is believed that the incidents described by Gardaí took place before 8am.

A spokesperson for Gardaí said: “Gardaí are currently carrying out searches of the area for a man who is believed to be armed.”

Gardaí urged caution and are asking the public to contact Tallaght Garda Station on 01 6666 000 or call the emergency number 999 or 112 if they have any information or see anything suspicious in the area this morning.