Gardaí arrested two men on suspicion of tampering with an ATM in Palmerstown Village last night.
At approximately 6.30pm, gardaí observed two men, aged in their late 20s and mid 30s, behaving suspiciously at an ATM on the Old Lucan Road.
Gardaí proceeded to search the men and the vehicle they were travelling in. Items, known as skimming devices, were seized during the search.
Both men were arrested and taken to Clondalkin Garda Station where they are currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.
Gardaí in Clondalkin are liaising with gardaí from the Garda National Economic Crime Bureau (GNECB) during this ongoing investigation.