Carrick Gardai seek public’s assistance

Gardai in Carrick-on-Shannon are seeking the help of the public in relation to a number of incidents that occurred in the district over the past week.

Gardai in Carrick-on-Shannon are seeking the help of the public in relation to a number of incidents that occurred in the district over the past week.

On Tuesday last, October 9 a handbag was stolen from a premises on Main St, Carrick-on-Shannon. Gardai reported the culprit entered a business premises before taking the handbag and the property it contained from an office part of the premises.

Gardai are also investigating an unprovoked assault that occurred at Townparks, Carrick-on-Shannon at 3am on Saturday, October 13 after a disco. The injured party was assaulted while he was sitting down and was subsequently taken to Sligo General Hospital where he received stitches to a head wound.

Gardai are also seeking the assistance of the public in relation to the theft of number plates from a car that was parked outside Mohill Church on Sunday last, October 14. Sometime afterwards a car bearing those number plates left a petrol station without paying for fuel.

Anyone with any information in relation to any of the above incidents is asked to contact Carrick-on-Shannon Garda Station at (071) 9620021.