Advertisement

We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

File photo PA Images
Witness appeal

Man and woman charged over spate of burglaries in Longford

Suspected stolen property and a vehicle were seized by gardaí yesterday.

A MAN AND woman have been charged in relation to a number of burglaries in the Cloncoose area of Longford in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Following enquiries into a number of residential homes being burgled, gardaí carried out a search of a property in Longford town yesterday.

Suspected stolen property and a vehicle were seized.

A man and woman, both aged in their 30s, were arrested and have since been charged.

The man is due to appear at Athlone District Court at 10.30am today.

The woman was released on bail and is due to appear at Longford District Court on Tuesday, 5 May, at 10.30am.

Seat car 

Gardaí have appealed for anyone with relevant information to contact them, and for road users who were travelling in the area between 4am and 7am yesterday and may have dashcam or other footage to come forward.

Gardaí are also appealing to anyone who may have observed a red Seat car in the area to contact them.

Anyone with information has been asked to contact Longford Garda Station on 043 335 0570, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.

Comments are closed for legal reasons. 

Readers like you are keeping these stories free for everyone...
A mix of advertising and supporting contributions helps keep paywalls away from valuable information like this article. Over 5,000 readers like you have already stepped up and support us with a monthly payment or a once-off donation.