Wednesday 26 June 2019

Probe after eight injured in attack at repossessed house

Gardai are investigating.

Gardai are investigating (Niall Carson/PA)
Gardai are investigating (Niall Carson/PA)

By Press Association reporter

Eight people have been injured during an attack at a repossessed house in Co Roscommon.

Four vehicles were burned out and a dog killed.

The attack took place early on Sunday at a house and farm in Falsk near Strokestown.

A Garda statement said: “Gardai are investigating an incident of criminal damage and assault at a house at Falsk, Roscommon, on Sunday December 16 at 5.30am.

“A number of people were injured during the incident, and three required hospital treatment.

“A number of vehicles were set on fire and a dog was also seriously injured and had to be put down as a result.”

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