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IrelandThree men arrested as gardai swoop on Limerick crime gang

23:25  13 june  2019
23:25  13 june  2019 Source:   msn.com

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The gang were targets of an operation for a number of weeks.

THIS is the dramatic moment gardai swooped on a notorious Limerick crime gang . Our exclusive images show Criminal Assets Bureau investigators “During the course of the searches in private residences in Rathkeale, two men were arrested by local gardai for minor public order offences.”

Three men arrested as gardai swoop on Limerick crime gang © Provided by Reach Publishing Services Limited Roxboro Garda Station in Limerick

Gardai believe they have smashed a family-based burglary crime gang.

The men were nabbed following a sting by gardai as they raided a business in the Raheen Business Park, on the southside of Limerick city.

Detectives from Roxboro Road Garda Station backed up by armed units from the Regional Armed Support Unit launched a strike against the gang.

A source said: "They arrested three men, including a man in his 70s, as they carried out the burglary.

"The men are from the general Corbally of the city and are well known to gardai.

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Four men and a teenage girl have been arrested by gardaí investigating organised crime and burglaries in the Limerick region. The arrests came as part of Operation Fiacla, a garda plan put in place almost two years ago aimed at gathering intelligence on gangs that travel around the State

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"They have been suspects in a number of well planned burglaries across the mid west region.

Three men arrested as gardai swoop on Limerick crime gang © Collins Gardai "They are believed to be members of an organised crime group dedicated to burglaries."

It is believed that the officers launched their strike against the gang after they received intelligence.

  1. The operation involved a large number of gardai from Limerick Division and the gang were targets of an operation for a number of weeks.

A garda spokesman has said the men have been detained under anti-gangland legislation in which they can be held for a maximum of seven days.

The spokesman said: "As part of an intelligence lead operation, Gardaí have arrested three men, (aged 20s, 50s and 70s), in relation to a burglary at a business premises in Raheen Business Park, Co Limerick in the early hours of Thursday, June 13, 2019.

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"Shortly before 4am, Detective Gardaí from the Roxboro Road District, supported by the Regional Armed Support Unit, carried out the operation which resulted in the arrest of the three men.

"They were brought to Henry Street and Roxboro Road Garda Stations where they are currently detained under Section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act, 2007."

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