Updated: 20/09/16 : 12:13:03
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Two arrests following Cork 'house barricade'

Two men have been arrested in connection what gardaí have described as a "barricade incident" at a house in Cork city this morning.

At approximately 4.30am this morning, gardaí were alerted to the incident at a house on St Mary's Avenue, Cork.

Several Garda cars, fire engines and an ambulance were reported as being on the site this morning.

A Garda negotiator also attended the scene.

Three men and one woman were reported as being in the house.

The incident concluded shortly after 9am this morning.

Two men aged in their 20s were arrested and brought to Mayfield Garda Station where they are now being detained.

A man and a woman in their 50s were taken to Cork University Hospital with injuries described as minor.