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Man Hunt Underway In Cork Following Series Of Burglaries.

: 09/13/2019 - 17:42

A massive man hunt is underway in Cork after a series of break ins in the Rochestown area of the city yesterday.

A garda car en route to the scene was rammed. One man was arrested and two others are at large.

A series of burglaries took place in the Rochestown area of the city yesterday at around 3 o'clock.

A Garda patrol car en route to a burglary which was underway was rammed. The car which is believed to have been involved in the ramming was found abandoned at Mahon Golf club.

A massive search operation was launched with air support and dog units providing assistance.

As part of that search a number of stolen items were recovered as well as a vehicle - it has now been sent for a technical examination.

At around 6.40 yesterday evening Garda dog Laser found a man in his 20's - he is now being held for questioning at Togher Garda Station.

A search is still underway two men in their 20s or 30s who may be dressed in muddy or dirty clothes.

Gardai are asking anyone who sees the men to contact them immediately.

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