Two suspects have appeared before a special sitting of Kilkenny District Court on Sunday morning.
Martin Kelly, 21 Church Avenue, Castlecomer is charged with the authorised taking of a MPV and burglary at Chatsworth Street, Castlecomer on August 4. Declan Hoare, 2 Deerpark Cottages, Carrick On Suir is charged with the unauthorised taking of a MPV at Chatsworth Street.
Gardaí opposed bail applications in relation to the two men.
Judge John Cheatle granted bail subject to strict conditions and adjourned matters to September 19.