A number of people have been evacuated following a security alert at a business park in Maynooth this morning.
The Army Bomb Squad are now at the scene after being given a Garda motorcycle escort to the scene.
It's believed a suspicious device was found in a premises and workers have been evacuated as a precaution.
Social media users have posted photos from the scene.
The Bomb Squad's remote controlled robot can be seen entering a building.
The Garda Press Office said: “Gardai are at the scene of a security alert in a business park in Maynooth, Co Kildare."
“A number of people have been evacuated as a safety precaution.”
The device is understood to have been found in an Ulster Bank office.
Several Garda vehicles are at the scene.
A cordon has been set up to keep the public a safe distance away.
Photos: Thornsten Recker
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