Gardaí say an elderly husband & wife were assaulted during the incident earlier this month
Three men have been arrested in connection with an aggravated burglary which happened in Co Tipperary earlier this month.
On May 7th, Gardaí received a report of a burglary at a house on Old Dublin Road, Roscrea.
They say a husband and wife were assaulted by two men, who broke into the house through a side window.
The man, who is in his 90s, was taken to Midlands Regional Hospital Portlaoise, suffering from head injuries.
The woman - aged in her 80s - was not injured.
A 28-year-old man was arrested in Dublin yesterday in connection with the incident, and is being detained at a north Tipperary Garda station.
Two other men - aged 17 and 34 - were arrested today in the Dublin area.
They are both being held at north Tipperary Garda stations.
Gardaí say their investigations are continuing.