Stolen clothes and footwear worth €1,000 found in car
Over €1,000 worth of stolen clothes and footwear have been recovered in a gardai operation.
The discovery was made by gardai who were operating checkpoints in Co Offaly yesterday afternoon.
At around 3.15pm, a car was stopped and searched near Banagher.
Clothing and footwear with an estimated value in excess of €1,000 was recovered.
Three men and two women, who all aged in their twenties, were arrested. The car they were travelling in was impounded.
All five are due to appear before a sitting of Tullamore District Court this morning in connection with the investigation.