Investigation launched as Gardaí intercept attempted ATM robbery in Louth 2 months ago

Investigation launched as Gardaí intercept attempted ATM robbery in Louth

The attempted robbery was intercepted by armed Gardaí.

An investigation has been launched after Gardaí intercepted an attempted ATM robbery in Louth on Wednesday morning.

Members of An Garda Síochána attached to the Garda Armed Support unit intercepted an attempted ATM theft on Dunleer Main Street at approximately 4.30am this morning (15 January).

Gardaí who were patrolling the area at the time managed to intercept the attempted theft and a pursuit ensued onto the N1 .

The culprits in question made their way over the border, and the PSNI are now assisting An Garda Síochána in their searches.

No injuries were reported and investigations are ongoing.