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Burglary rife in Limerick, two more face charges

Conor Trindle
19 Oct 2019, 23:30 GMT+10

LIMERICK, Ireland - Two men in their 20s who were arrested in relation to burglaries and thefts in the Limerick Garda Division have been charged.

They fronted court on Friday in relation to a total of seven burglaries that all occurred in one day, on 19 April this year.

The burglaries occurred at five takeaway restaurants in the Castletroy, Castleconnel, Rahen and Westbury areas of Limerick and Clare, one at a restaurant in Annacotty and one at a hair salon in Castleconnel, Limerick.

Searches were carried Wednesday in Limerick city by Detective Garda from Henry Street and Roxboro Road, with assistance from the Divisional Crime Task Force.

Both men were arrested and detained at Henry Street and Roxboro Road Garda Stations.

They have since been charged and appeared before Limerick City District Court on Friday morning.

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