Friday 26 December 2014

Two teens arrested after aggravated burglary leaves occupant with injuries

Published 15/01/2014 | 08:23

TWO men have been arrested following an aggravated burglary this morning.

The burglary took place shortly before 1am at a house in the Rossfield area of Tallaght.

The intruders were armed with a breadknife but following a confrontation with the occupants of the house they fled the scene on foot empty handed.

One of the occupants – a man in his 40s - sustained minor injuries during the incident.

During a follow up search Gardai arrested two males – both aged 16 - in relation to the incident a short time later.

Both men are currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Tallaght Garda Station.

 

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