A man in his 20's has been arrested in connection with a number of crimes which occurred in Sligo Town in recent days.


Sligo Gardaí arrested the male following a report of a Burglary at a local business premises. He was detained for questioning, at Ballymote Garda Station.


As a result of follow up enquiries, a search warrant was obtained in court. The search warrant was executed by Gardaí last night and a large amount of property was recovered, believed to have been stolen from a house, some vehicles and also some business premises.


A vehicle that was stolen has also been recovered as part of the investigations.


Further investigations are being carried out now in to all the property that has been recovered.


Gardaì will be liasing with injured parties and local businesses in efforts to identify the stolen property.


The male has been charged with a number of criminal offences including;

  • Burglary
  • Unauthorised taking of a vehicle
  • Thefts
  • Possession of stolen property


He has since appeared before a special sitting of the District Court. He has been remanded in custody.


Investigations are continuing.