'Aggressive' man arrested during incident in Offaly town

Justin Kelly


Justin Kelly



Gardaí have arrested a man after responding to an incident in Edenderry.

Gardai say they responded to an incident where a man was causing a disturbance on JKL Street in Edenderry.

They were alerted to scene and confronted the man close to the bus shelter on O'Connell Square at 5.45pm on Thursday, October 18.

A man in his 30s was highly intoxicated at the scene, according to gardaí.

It's understood he became aggressive and arrested and brought to Tullamore Garda Station.

He remains in Garda custody on Friday morning as authorities continue their investigations.