Garda warning issued as second tool theft reported in Offaly overnight

Gardaí have advice for workers

Justin Kelly


Justin Kelly


Gardaí are re-issuing their warning to tradespeople to secure their tools and vehicles following a spate of tool thefts in recent days.

Earlier we reported the theft of tools from a building site at Charleville in Tullamore on Sunday night, and now gardaí have informed us that a similar incident occurred in another area of the county on Monday night.

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A number of expensive power tools were stolen from the back of a van in the Clonfanlough/Ferbane area on Monday night, October 23.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact Tullamore Garda Station on 057 932 7600.

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