Man jailed for 16 months over Carrick burglary

A man has been jailed for 16 months after a burglary in Carrick-on-Shannon on Wednesday morning.

Thousands of euros’ worth of phones were in the process of being stolen from Talk Shalk in Bridge Street shortly after 5am.

Gardaí arrested a man in the shop at the time and recovered the property.

A man in his thirties appeared in Sligo District Court on Thursday, where he was charged with burglary and criminal damage.

He pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 16 months in prison.