Man arrested, property seized after garda operation in Kilkenny

It followed a number of burglaries in the area

Man arrested, property seized after garda operation in Kilkenny

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A man has been arrested and property seized in Kilkenny as part of Operation Thor.

Uniformed gardaí in Thomastown, together with detectives, carried out a search of premises in south Kilkenny on Tuesday.

This followed a number of burglaries over the last numbers of weeks in the area.

During the search, a substantial amount of property was recovered - including two caravans, a 4X4 vehicle, a trailer, quad bikes and a large variety of power tools.

A man aged in his 20s was arrested in relation to the investigation.

He is being held in Thomastown garda station under the section 4 of Criminal Justice Act.