Man arrested and charged for burglaries in the English Market

Man arrested and charged for burglaries in the English Market

Three burglaries occurred in the English Market yesterday.

Gardaí have arrested and charged a man in his 30s in relation to a number of incidents of burglary, theft from a vehicle, criminal damage and possession of drugs in Cork City yesterday.

Shortly after 7am, Gardaí from Anglesea Street on high visibility patrol received a report of three burglaries that had just occurred in the English Market, Prince St. 

Upon arrival at the scene they arrested a man in his 30s who was also found to be in possession of €460 worth of controlled drugs (pending analysis). 

Following preliminary investigations by Gardaí it was discovered that there were also two incidents of criminal damage and one theft from a vehicle in the vicinity a short time earlier.

The man was detained at Bridewell Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 and has since been charged to appear before Cork City District Court this morning.

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