Items hurled at gardaí who arrived to bonfire scene on Legga road on Halloween

Two arrested as investigations continue

Jessica Thompson

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Jessica Thompson

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Gardaí intervene as bonfire constructed on Legga road

Gardaí in Granard are currently investigating an incident, which occurred in the Legga area on Halloween night.

A garda spokesperson told the Leader that Gardaí responded to reports of a bonfire being constructed on a road at Legga shortly before midnight on Saturday, October 31.

When gardaí arrived at the scene, items were thrown at them. No injuries have been reported.

Two people were arrested - a juvenile and a man in his late teens.

The matter is still under investigation and enquiries are being made.