GARDAÍ in Youghal have arrested and charged a man in his early 20s found hiding in a bush following a weekend burglary in Youghal.
The incident took place at an apartment at Carlton Village on Sunday.
A statement from Gardaí said the stolen property was recovered soon after the incident.
“Shortly after 6am, Gardaí in Youghal received a report from a member of the public of a burglary in progress at an apartment in Carlton Village. A full search of the immediate area was carried out and the suspect was located hiding in a bush. The property stolen during the burglary was also recovered.
“The suspect was arrested, detained at Youghal Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 and has since been charged to appear before the courts at a later date.”