Man arrested in connection with string of robberies
A 20-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a number of robberies which were committed between 7:50am and 8:15am yesterday.
The incidents occurred at Athlunkard Street in Limerick City.
The man was arrested close to the scene, shortly after the robberies were reported to gardai.
He was taken to Mayorstone Park Garda Station where he is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.
Four males, three of which are juveniles and one 18 year old, reported separate incidents of robbery to Gardaí.
No injuries were reported.