A man has been arrested by officers investigating the theft of €100,000 worth of livestock in West Meath.
The 34-year-old is being questioned in Athlone Garda Station.
The cattle went missing in Kilbeggan in June of this year.
He is being held under section 4 of the criminal justice act.
The Irish Farmer's Association has offered a reward to anyone who has information that leads to the recovery of the livestock.