Gardai targeting the sale and supply of illegal fireworks have made another significant seizure.
As part of an intelligence led operation - code named Tombola - gardai from the Shannon Detective Unit carried out a planned search of a house in the Rossbracken Housing Estate in Shannon yesterday afternoon.
A large quantity of assorted fireworks and bangers with an estimated street value of up to €2,000 were discovered and seized.
There were no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.
The seizure follows a similar operation at Kilmallock Mart in County Limerick on Bank Holiday Monday.
Fireworks worth €20,000 were seized during that operation, which was carried by gardai from the Bruff district and Customs officials.
Five people were questioned about the seizure and investigations are continuing.
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