Four in custody following Garda operation targetting organised gangs

Four men from Dublin have been arrested in connection with a robbery in Westmeath.

They were detained in Lucan last night following reports of a break-in in Mullingar.

Gardaí say they were in possession of jewellery believed to be the proceeds of burglaries, along with what's believed to tools to break into houses.

The men - one in his 60s, one in his 20s and two in their 30s are being questioned at Mullingar Garda Station.

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