Two men arrested and charged in Birr in relation to burglaries in Offaly

Damian Moran

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Two men arrested and charged in Birr in relation to burglaries in Offaly

Gardaí have charged two men in connection with investigations into burglaries and related offences that occurred in the County Offaly area.

The men, aged 18 and 19, have both been released from Garda custody and are due to appear before Tullamore District Court on Wednesday morning February 15 at 10.30am.

As part of Operation Thor, local Gardaí carried out a number of planned searches at residential properties in the Birr area on Monday in connection with on-going investigations into burglaries and rural crime.

The two men were arrested and detained at Birr Garda Station under Section 4 Criminal Justice Act, 1984.