Man Arrested Following Armed Raid On Tallaght Pub

Speaker Connolly

Gardaí have arrested a man in his 30’s following an attempted armed robbery at The Speaker Connolly pub in Tallaght on the 1st January 2018.

A man entered the premises just before midnight armed with what is believed to be a firearm, threatened staff and demanded a sum of cash. The man was challenged by three people on the premises and arrested by Gardaí. The suspected firearm was recovered at the scene and has been sent for technical examination.

The suspect is currently detained at Tallaght Garda Station