10 Aug 2022

Diesel and battery theft suspected at M7 roadworks

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M7 motorway roadwoarks

Thieves are suspected of robbing fuel and a battery from machinery at the M7 road widening project.

On June 23, last, between 4am and 7am, security staff at the M7 reported a number of incidents.

A mini-digger and dumper were found with the fuel caps removed with the possibility that fuel may have been removed.

A battery was also reported stolen from an excavator.

A Naas Garda spokesperson said that this is the first reports of thefts at the M7 roadworks. 

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