Four arrested as Garda officers launch crackdown on burglary

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Four men have been arrested as part of a Garda crackdown on burglaries.
They were detained in Monaghan on Saturday following an operation which involved uniformed officers, detectives and the Garda Air Support unit.

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They were responding to reports of suspicious activity in the Rope Walk and Belgium Park areas of the town when they saw a number of men exiting a property.
The men fled the scene on foot into nearby fields.
Four suspects aged in their late teens and early 20s were arrested during a follow up search operation.
A car was also seized.
All four were taken to Monaghan Garda Station where they are currently being held under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.
A technical and forensic examination has been carried out at the scene. Gardai said the investigation was ongoing.