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.