Two appear in court in Sligo following attempted robbery in Tubbercurry

A man and a woman appeared at a special sitting of Sligo District Court over the weekend in connection with an attempted burglary in Tubbercurry on Friday.

Two people attempted to steal property from a business in Tubbercurry at around half past three.

They fled the scene in a vehicle and were pursued by a Garda Regional Support Unit as far as Coolaney where the Garda vehicle was rammed.

Noone was injured. Two people were arrested and taken to Ballymote Garda Station for questioning.

They appeared at a special sitting of the District Court in Sligo on Saturday evening.

The woman was remanded in custody to the Dochas Centre in Dublin while the man was remanded in custody to appear in court again in Sligo on Thursday.