Four men have appeared before a special sitting of Castlebar District Court charged in connection with a recent burglary in Co Mayo.

All four were charged with entering the home of Mr Joe Heneghan, Facefield, Claremorris, Co Mayo, on 20 September. 

Bail was refused by Judge Seamus Hughes in respect of three of the accused; Shane Byrne, 30, Kiltaltown Path, Jobstown, Tallaght, Dublin 22, Dean Maguire, 27, Tree Park Drive, Tallaght, Dublin, and Daniel Lawlor, 29, Kiltaltown Road, Jobstown, Tallaght.

All three were remanded in custody to appear at Harristown Court on Friday next, 27 September.

A fourth accused, Gerry Wall, 19, Fortunestown Crescent, Dublin 24 was granted bail on strict conditions.

He is due to appear before Castlebar District Court on 5 November.