Gardai seize 13 suspected stolen vans and one stolen caravan

Gardai made the seizures yesterday
Gardai made the seizures yesterday

Following a number of searches yesterday, Gardai have seized a large number of vehicles they suspect are stolen.

Gardai searched a number of premises as they aimed to tackle a number of thefts in the Granard and Longford area.

During the searches, carried out with the assistance of officers from the Department of Social Welfare and the Revenue Custom and Excise, a total of 14 suspected stolen vehicles were seized.

They consisted of 12 Ford transit vans, one Ford camper van and one caravan.

A large amount of documentary evidence was also seized.

No arrests were made and investigations are ongoing.