Two men habe been arrested and charged for handling stolen goods after searches in Offaly.
Tullamore Gardai working with the new Laois/Offaly Divisional Crime Task force, carried out searches over the weekend in Daingean, Offaly and various locations on the Offaly/Westmeath border.
The searches resulted in a number of items stolen over the past number of weeks being recovered.
Those items have been identified and owners notified.
The two men are due back in court in January in relation to these charges.
The investigation continues.