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Court appearance Man (30s) charged over knifepoint burglary in Askeaton, Co Limerick

A male in his mid-thirties was arrested a short distance away by gardaí in Askeaton.

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Henry Street garda station in Limerick

Henry Street garda station in Limerick

Henry Street garda station in Limerick

A man was arrested in relation to an aggravated burglary which occurred in the early hours of yesterday.

At around 7am on Sunday morning, a man allegedly gained access to a house in Askeaton, Co Limerick and threatened the resident with a knife.

The occupant of the property thankfully did not require medical treatment.

A male in his mid-thirties was arrested a short distance away by gardaí in Askeaton.

He was taken to Henry Street Garda station where he was detained under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act of 1984.

He has since been charged and is due to appear before Limerick District Court at 10.30am this morning.

A garda spokesperson said the investigation remains ongoing.

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