Carlow Gardaí apprehend youth who mugged Woman

Date Published : November 5th, 2016    Published By : admin

A young male who is reported to have mugged a woman in Carlow town this evening was apprehended by gardaí.

It is understood a woman, believed to be in her early 50's was mugged by a young male as she walked on Tullow Street in Carlow town. understands the youth robbed the woman's handbag before running away.

File Photo: Gardaí on Tullow Street, Carlow

The male emerged from a local takeaway on the street before the incident occurred. It is not yet clear if the woman was assaulted or injured as a result of the incident.

Gardaí have been praised for their quick action in catching the accused and an investigation is underway.




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