A man is appearing at a special sitting of Cork City District Court this afternoon charged with a number of burglaries in Cork city.
On Thursday, Gardaí responded to reports of a burglary in progress in the Rochestown area.
The suspect car rammed a Garda Patrol car and left the scene.
No Gardai were injured at the time of the collision
Later that evening, a man in his 20s was located by a Garda Dog and was arrested by Gardaí.