Close

Follow Lovin Dublin

  • Home /

  • News /

  • 'Up to 25' Cars Burnt Out In Night Of Chaos In Tallaght

'Up to 25' Cars Burnt Out In Night Of Chaos In Tallaght

By kaylawalsh

March 3, 2018 at 12:56pm

Share:

As many as 25 cars were burnt out after being stranded in the heavy snow in Tallaght last night, it has been reported. 

Gardai are investigating criminal damage to six vehicles, but according to some local residents the actual number is much higher. 

The cars were left on the Tallaght bypass, on Fortunestown's Way, in Jobstown and Bawlea, Extra.ie reports. 

Footage of the cars was sent to Lovin Dublin by reader Ronan Sherlock.

Also last night, a Lidl on Fortunestown Lane was looted and severely damaged after a JCB was used to break in and steal a safe. 

A Centra in Jobstown was also raided using a con saw. 

Nine men have been arrested in connection with the incidents so far. 

READ NEXT: Eight Men Are Set To Appear In Court Today Following Last Night's Lootings

Share:

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Get the best of your city straight to your inbox.

I'd like to receive news and exclusive offers from Lovin Dublin including competitions, products, commercial partners and activities. By submitting this form you agree to our T&Cs and our privacy policy