At approximately 5am on Sunday morning (23rd April), a local family were awoken by their dog barking. On investigation, they noted that a man was hiding at the end of their garden. As they watched, two more men appeared from the fields behind their house. Gardai were called and arrived within 10 minutes and the men were identified as locals.

In light of recent burglaries, people are reminded of the need to remain vigilant at all times and to report suspicious activity.

In cases like this, please call 999 for an emergency response.