06 Jul 2022

Brazen Laois GAA club vandals force relocation of life-saving device

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Some of the damage done to the clubhouse

Gardaí are investigating a recent break-in at Shanahoe GAA club which has resulted in a life-saving device having to be relocated in the village.

Shanahoe issued a statement after the vandalism in late May.

"Our club house was damaged over the weekend (May 22/23). A statement has been made to the Gardaí in relation to this and we ask anyone with information to please contact Abbeyleix Garda Station.

"As a result, the defibrillator is now located at Michael Bergin's House in Shanahoe village. Please contact him at any time if the defibrillator is required - 0876813833.  There is also a defibrillator located at Shanahoe Hall," said the club on Facebook.

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