Five males arrested in Bunclody as part of Operation Thor
Published 08/01/2016 | 10:51
Five males have been arrested by gardai in Wexford as part of the ongoing Operation Thor.
The five were arrested shortly after 3pm on Thursday, January 7, when a van failed to stop for gardaí when signalled to do so at Drumberry, Bunclody.
The van was abandoned a short distance away and the occupants fled on foot. They were arrested a short distance away. A number of items such as gloves and a hammer were found concealed in the vehicle.
The five males who range in age from early 20s to early 30s, and including a juvenile were detained at Enniscorthy Garda station under Section 4 of Criminal Justice Act, 1984.
Four men are due to appear at a special sitting of Gorey District Court today, Friday, at 11am. The juvenile has been released without charge and file to be forwarded to Juvenile Liaison Office.