Thursday 18 January 2018

Two teens arrested after aggravated burglary leaves occupant with injuries

TWO men have been arrested following an aggravated burglary this morning.

The burglary took place shortly before 1am at a house in the Rossfield area of Tallaght.

The intruders were armed with a breadknife but following a confrontation with the occupants of the house they fled the scene on foot empty handed.

One of the occupants – a man in his 40s - sustained minor injuries during the incident.

During a follow up search Gardai arrested two males – both aged 16 - in relation to the incident a short time later.

Both men are currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Tallaght Garda Station.


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