Longford Gardai investigate break-in at waste water treatment plant

Gardai in Longford are investigating two break-ins which occurred in the town in the last 48 hours.

A business on New Street in the town was broken into on Monday morning after a window was forced but it’s understood nothing was taken in the attempted burglary.

Gardai are also investigating a break-in at the Longford water treatment plant which was reported last night around 8pm.

The front lock on the gate was broken and the doors of the lock-up were also forced open and a number of items were taken.

Gardai are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed anything suspicious in the area to contact them.