Stolen mountaineering equipment recovererd by gardaí

Staff Reporter


Staff Reporter


Gardaí have recovered equipment worth thousands of euro, which was stolen from the Sligo Leitrim Mountain Rescue team.

In the early hours of this morning, gardaí carried out a raid on a house in Sligo and recovered the equipment. 

The equipment was taken to Sligo Garda Station where members of the Sligo Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team are due to inspect it.

Two men have been arrested following the raid and are being held at Ballymote Garda Station.