Sunday 22 July 2018

‘I will be taking the law into my own hands’ – GAA legend Lar Corbett offers reward after pub’s takings stolen

Brian O'Reilly

Brian O'Reilly

GAA legend Lar Corbett has offered a €5,000 reward after the takings of his pub were stolen overnight.

The Tipperary hurler took to Twitter to offer the reward – and posted CCTV footage of the alleged thief.

“When I get the f**king pr**k that broke into my pub last night and took the weeks takens (sic) I will be taking the law into my own hands this time”, a furious Corbett tweeted.

“I need help from the public, I will have proper footage, that I will put up here, the reward is €5,000 in cash”

“By Monday I will have the car and reg that dropped him, and I will have proper footage of him ,this is happening all over the country”

He posted CCTV footage of outside the pub’s front door, which shows a man walking up to the front door of the premises.

In the 20-second-long footage, the man is seen wearing a large rucksack on his back.

Corbett appeals to his 91,000 Twitter followers for help in identifying the man.

A Garda spokesperson confirmed to that an investigation into the incident was ongoing.

"An amount of cash was taken from an office during the course of the burglary, no arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing", they said.

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