Thursday 18 October 2018

Father and son charged with burglary

Stock picture: Getty
Stock picture: Getty

Rory Tevlin

A father and son appeared in court in relation to an aggravated burglary which resulted in two victims being hospitalised.

Two men living at a house at Highfield Grove in Clonmel, Co Tipperary, suffered injuries during a break-in which occurred at their home at about 3am on Sunday.

Custody

Robert Devine (41) and his son Lee Kelly (18), both of Brook Crescent, Clonmel, were arrested at 11am on Sunday by gardaí investigating the incident.

The two men appeared before yesterday's sitting of Clonmel District Court to face charges of aggravated burglary.

Counsel for both men indicated no application for bail.

Judge Terence Finn remanded the two accused in custody, to appear again before the court on Friday.

Irish Independent

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