Leitrim lorry reversed through gates of Russian Embassy

A Leitrim-registered lorry was reversed through the gates of the Russian Embassy in Dublin today.

The driver was arrested after he handed out photos of what he said were Russian atrocities in Ukraine.í.

Pictures and video footage of the lorry show it to have a Leitrim registration plate and advertising Ballinamore business Desmond Wisley Ecclesiastical Supplies.

Gardaí said they are investigating an incident of criminal damage that occurred at a property on Orwell Road this afternoon, (Monday 7th March 2022) at approximately 1.30pm.