Break ins

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Jed
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Break ins

Post by Jed » 21 Aug 2018, 13:22

Folks there was a disturbed burglary in the Links at approx 3:30am this morning. Side gate and shed were opened but were interrupted by dog and outside lights. Any incidents in any other estates last night? Please be vigilant.

Essexboy
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Re: Break ins

Post by Essexboy » 21 Aug 2018, 15:14

Somerton had visitors, at 4.40am.
1 lad arrested.
Big garda presence in somerton between 5-6am.

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Re: Break ins

Post by Northwest » 21 Aug 2018, 16:09

Thanks for these updates

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Re: Break ins

Post by pat mustard » 22 Aug 2018, 11:28

Mostly opportunistic attempts in Somerton - side gates, sheds, open cars.

2nd scroat spotted going thru graveyard around 6.45am having hidden in gardens for 2 hours. Gardai were called. He was initially spotted sprinting across green.

There may be items stashed in bushes etc so keep an eye out as they were light handed when nicked/spotted.

Good Garda response along with residents out also.

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Re: Break ins

Post by Derek » 24 Aug 2018, 09:18

Good work that, well done all!

Were the nocturnal visitors indigenous or opportunists from outside the neighbourhood?

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Re: Break ins

Post by Markr1492 » 29 Aug 2018, 11:06

Was it just back gardens or was there any house break ins ?

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