UPDATE: Two males released on bail after attempted burglary in County Limerick

Donal O'Regan


Donal O'Regan



Dundalk gardai investigating ‘suspicious approach’ near local school

GARDAI have released two men arrested in relation to a burglary incident at a house in Cappamore in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Gardai received a report of a possible break-in that had occurred around 4.30am and rushed to the area.

The Leader understands that the house was occupied at the time. It’s believed that after fleeing the scene empty-handed the two perpetrators crashed their getaway vehicle. The abandoned it and took off through fields. 

"Gardaí attended and carried out a patrol of the area. Two men, both aged in their mid-20s, were arrested and brought to Bruff Garda Station where they are detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984," said a garda spokesperson.

The two men have since been released on station bail. Bruff Gardai are preparing a file for the DPP.