Three arrested in garda organised crime swoop

Friday 14 February 2014 22.54
Gardaí have arrested three people in the Midlands
Gardaí have arrested three people in the Midlands

Three people have been arrested by gardaí investigating organised crime in the Midlands.

The arrests came following searches at a number of houses in the Clara and Tullamore areas of Co Offaly this morning.

The two women and one man, all in their teens and early 20s, are being held under the provisions of Section 50 Criminal Justice Act at Portlaoise, Tullamore and Birr Garda Stations.