Knife-wielding car thief arrested in Dundalk following multiple robberies

LOCAL CRIME

Ronan Mullen

Reporter:

Ronan Mullen

Knife-wielding car thief arrested in Dundalk following multiple robberies

A 33-year-old has been arrested in Dundalk in relation to a number of car robberies around the area.

The man, who was apprehended by Gardaí at Rockfield Garden, is alleged to be the culprit responsible for a series of knife-point car thefts across recent weeks.

Gardaí confirmed to The Democrat that he was in possession of a blade at the time of his arrest. A hearing will now be set once court sittings have re-adjourned. 



Anyone with further information on this or another incident should contact Gardaí on (042) 938 8400.