One arrested after stolen boat nabbed by gardai on River Liffey

River Liffey
River Liffey

One man has been arrested after gardai apprehended a stolen boat on Dublin's River Liffey this morning

According to gardai a small boat with an engine was stolen from Poolbeg Marina shortly before 6am this morning

Gardai believe that up to four men were on the boat.

Officers, along with the Irish Coast Guard responded to the incident as the boat was seen cruising up and down the river this morning.

Gardai say that after a short time the boat was escorted to the quay side and one man was arrested.

Investigations into the incident are continuing.