Man in 20s due in Longford court this morning after raids across Shannonside region

A man in his 20’s is due in court in Longford this morning following a series of raids across the Shannonside region last week.

The man was arrested last Thursday after searches were conducted at a number of houses in Longford town by the Criminal Assets Bureau.

He was held for questioning under the Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud) Offences Act of 2001 and subsequently charged with a number of offences and is due to appear at Longford District Court this morning.