Sunday 19 January 2020

Teenager damaged 17 cars after going on 'a complete rampage' overnight

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Elaine Keogh

A teenager broke into 17 cars during a rampage overnight.

Gardaí in county Meath are understood to be following a definite line of enquiry after the vehicles were damaged overnight in Trim.

A garda spokesperson said the person, believed to be a youth in his late teens, "went on a complete rampage last breaking into approx 17 cars between 10pm and 7am this morning."

Not all cars had items stolen from them but all had windows smashed. They were in at least eight different estates in the town.

Gardai have asked for anyone who saw suspicious activity to contact Trim Gardai on 046-9431222.

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