A second man has been arrested as part of an investigation into an incident near Strokestown, Co Roscommon in December.

The incident happened at a repossessed house and farm at Falsk outside of the town.

The man, who is in his 50s, was arrested following a search conducted in Co Donegal.

He is currently detained at Castlerea Garda Station.

Meanwhile, a 54-year-old man arrested yesterday as part of the investigation appeared at a special sitting of Castlerea District Court this morning.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Harristown District Court on 18 January.