Sligo Gardaí investigating incidents of arson, theft from cars

Sligo Gardaí are investigating a number of incidents of arson around Sligo Town.

Two vehicles were set on fire early Thursday morning; one parked at the Cathedral Car Park and the other at Connaughton Road Car Park.

There were also reports of a number of others vehicles being broken into with valuables stolen.

A man was arrested yesterday evening in connection to the crimes and all stolen property was recovered, the man is currently being held in Ballymote Garda Station.

Sligo Gardaí are thanking local businesses for providing CCTV which led to the arrest.

Gardaí are advising everyone not to leave valuables in their car.