Woman held hostage in Dublin house
A woman was reportedly being held hostage in a Dublin house this morning.
According to the Sunday World, a man in his 40s was holding a female hostage in her 30s in South Dublin this morning while in the possession of a replica firearm.
Gardai were called to the house in Ballyogan Green, Dublin 18 this morning at around 11:20am due to a ‘disturbance’.
The publication report that a number of garda units attended the scene, in addition to a Defence Forces EOD team, which was requested as a precaution.
It is understood that after hours of negotiations, the man was taken from the house in the last hour before being taken to hospital for treatment.
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