BREAKING: Man appears in court in connection with Falsk investigation; second man arrested in Donegal

A 54-year-old man, arrested in connection with a garda investigation into alleged incidents in Falsk in Strokestown before Christmas has appeared in court.

The man was arrested yesterday in Mayo in connection with an ongoing inquiry into alleged incidents which occurred on December 16th.

The man was brought before a special sitting of Castlerea District Court this morning where he was remanded in custody to appear at Harristown District Court on January 18th 2019.


A second man has also been arrested in Donegal following a search conducted in the county. The man in his 50s was arrested under the provisions of Section 30 of the offences against the state Act, 1939.

He is currently detained at Castlerea Garda Station.