06 Oct 2022

Valuable equipment robbed in building site raid on Laois Carlow border

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Benford digger for illustration purpose.

A digger and dump truck were robbed from building site on the Laois Carlow border over the weekend.

Gardaí in Laois are investigating the theft of the construction equipment from Old Derrig, Killeshin last weekend.

The vehicles taken were a Kobelco six tonne digger and a Benford six tonne dumper and buckets. They were stolen from private building site over the weekend.

Gardaí appeal to public if they saw anything suspicious and vehicle being used to steal them to contact Portlaoise Garda Station at 057 867 4100 or any garda station.


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