Advertisement
Shutterstock/Derick Hudson
Wexford

Man (30s) arrested after three vehicles set alight and €70k worth of damage caused in Gorey

A garda patrol car was also damaged as officers attended the scene.

A MAN IN his 30s has been arrested following a number of incidents of criminal damage that took place in Gorey, Co Wexford in the early hours this morning.

Three vehicles – two cars and a van – were significantly damaged by fire in two separate locations in the area.

A container belonging to a retail premises was damaged by fire and a small amount of damage was also caused to a garda patrol car while gardaí attended the scene.

The total value of the damage caused is estimated to be €70,000.

The man was arrested at the scene and he was taken to Enniscorthy Garda Station where he is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

Your Voice
Readers Comments
11
This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
Leave a Comment
    Submit a report
    Please help us understand how this comment violates our community guidelines.
    Thank you for the feedback
    Your feedback has been sent to our team for review.

    Leave a commentcancel