Man arrested and charged following Limerick burglary

David Hurley


David Hurley


Man  arrested and charged following Limerick  burglary

The suspect was arrested and charged over the weekend

Gardaí have arrested and charged a man in relation to a burglary in Limerick city a number of weeks agi,

At around 4.45am on September 10, a man broke into a house at Singland Crescent, Garryowen and demanded money from the occupants.

"The man then left the scene with a handbag. No person was injured during the incident," said a garda spokesperson.

Gardaí from Roxboro Road attended and began examining the scene, looking for CCTV in the area and carrying out door-to-door enquiries.

"As a result, a possible suspect was nominated. A man, aged in his 20s, was then arrested on October 18 and brought to Roxboro Road garda station. He was detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 and has since been charged," added the spokesperson.

The suspect is due to appear before Limerick District Court later today.

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