Three people charged following weapons seizure in Longford

Two men and a juvenile have been arrested following the seizure of a number of offensive weapons following a search of a vehicle in Co Longford on Sunday evening.

Gardaí stopped and searched the car on Athlone Road, Ballymahon, Longford.

Two men, aged in their 20s, and a juvenile were arrested at the scene and detained at a Garda station in Longford.

They have since been charged and will appear at Longford District Court on Tuesday morning.

Gardaí say investigations are ongoing.