Woman arrested by Gardaí investigating alleged corrupt practices at a statutory body office 1 month ago

Woman arrested by Gardaí investigating alleged corrupt practices at a statutory body office

Investigations are ongoing.

A woman in her 30s has been arrested as part of an ongoing investigation into alleged corrupt practices at an office of a statutory body.

Gardaí attached to the Garda National Economic Crime Bureau (GNECB) carried out the arrest on Monday morning.

The arrest operation was conducted as part of Operation Lakefront by detectives attached to the Anti-Corruption Unit, GNECB in Kildare and is the second arrest as part of this ongoing investigation.

The woman was arrested for offences contrary to the Prevention of Corruption Acts and was conveyed to Naas Garda Station where she is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

Yesterday, a man in his 50s was arrested as part of the investigation.

He was arrested for offences contrary to the Prevention of Corruption Acts and was conveyed to Leixlip Garda Station, where he is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

Investigations are ongoing.