Stolen garda car turns up in ‘Comer

A GARDA squad car that was stolen from the country’s busiest garda station last Thursday was located in Castlecomer on Friday afternoon.

A GARDA squad car that was stolen from the country’s busiest garda station last Thursday was located in Castlecomer on Friday afternoon.

The car was taken from Store Street station in North Dublin. An extensive search operation was launched when the theft was finally noticed.

The vehicle was fitted with a tracking device, and was eventually recovered in Castlecomer, undamaged. A 28-year-old man was later arrested at a house in the area and taken to Kilkenny City station for questioning.