Four men arrested after car stolen in Dublin chased down by gardai in Midlands

Conor Ganly


Conor Ganly

Arrests made after car stolen in Dublin chased down by Laois Gardaí

Gardaí in the Midlands have apprehended four males after they were stopped following a pursuit of a car alleged to have been stolen in Dublin.

A statement said that   gardai from Portlaoise were out on patrol on Friday evening, February 19 when they discovered a car and its occupants acting suspiciously near Junction 15 off the M7 Dublin, Cork, Limerick motorway.

"After a short pursuit, the vehicle was stopped and four young male occupants were arrested.  The vehicle had been stolen in Dublin earlier," said a garda statement.