Cash and cigarettes taken in break-in at Centra shop in Mountrath

Pat Somers

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Pat Somers

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Cash and cigarettes taken in break-in at Centra shop in Mountrath

A quantity of cigarettes and cash was taken in a break-in at the Centra store at Main Street, Mountrath on Tuesday.

The burglary occurred at 3am when two men in balaclavas forced their way into the premises. An alarm in the shop was activated.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone with any information to call Portlaoise Gardaí at 057 86 74100.