Two men in custody in relation to theft of lawnmowers and trailer in Castleblayney

Two men remain in custody in relation to the theft of ride-on lawnmowers and a trailer in Castleblayney.

The men were arrested in Drogheda and questioned in Carrickmacross Gardai Station, they were then charged and appeared before Cavan District Court yesterday.

In the early hours of Monday morning, two ride-on lawnmowers and a 16 foot Ifor Williams tilt bed trailer were stolen from a yard near the town.

Gardai believe the items may be in the Drogheda or Laytown area of Louth and are appealing for anyone with information to contact Carrickmacross Garda Station.