Man arrested in Sligo in connection with a number of local crimes

Gardaí in Sligo have arrested a man in his 20’s in connection with a number of crimes that were carried out in Sligo Town.




The man was  arrested following a report of a burglary at local business premises. He was detained for questioning, at Ballymote Garda Station.


As a result of follow up inquiries, a search warrant was obtained in court.


The resulting searches by Gardai recovered a large amount of property, 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 into all the property that has been recovered.



The man has been charged with a number of criminal offences including; Burglary, Unauthorised taking of a vehicle, Thefts, Possession of stolen property


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


Gardai have confirmed to Ocean FM that Investigations are continuing.