Two Arrested In Connection To Spate Of Burglaries In Mayo

Two 19-year-old men have been arrested on suspicion of a number of burglaries over the last few weeks in the Mayo area.

The men were arrested in the vicinity of Knockmore village, Mayo, on Sunday morning. Both males were detained under the provisions of section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

The men have been charged in connection to the spate of burlaries and are due to appear in Castlebar District Court today.

Garda in Mayo have praised the efforts of the local community for the help and information provided to officers in the lead up to the arrests.

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