Man charged with Laois burglary

Pat Somers


Pat Somers


Laois crime

A 19-year old man has been charged with a burglary which took place in Laois last Tuesday afternoon.

He is due to appear at Portlaoise District Court on November 2.

The man was arrested following a break in at Ballymorris Manor in Portarlington. Some property was recovered later.

The incident took place around 4pm on Tuesday afternoon.  

Meanwhile, Gardai are continuing their investigation into a separate incident in which a house was broken into in Ballyroan between 5-9pm on Tuesday evening.

Anyone with information should contact Portlaoise Garda Station (057) 867 4100.

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