St Joseph's Church, Mountmellick
A person is to appear in Portlaoise court today, over the recent break-in at the catholic church in Mountmellick.
The break-in took place in the early hours of Friday November 10, when an intruder broke in through a side door, smashed into the parish office and ransacked it, and also attempted to get money from a collection box at a shrine.
CCTV of the crime was given to Gardaí.
This morning Tuesday, November 21, a person will appear before Portlaoise District Court, charged with burglary.