Gardai appeal for return of Limerick mayoral chain

Frankie Daly with mayoral chain
Cllr Frankie Daly with the mayoral chain at the Fairtrade Christmas Card function

GARDAÍ are investigating the theft of a Limerick mayoral chain from a local councillor’s car as a public appeal is launched for its return.

Independent councillor Frankie Daly, who was acting as deputy for the Mayor at a recent reception, left the chain in the glove box of his car. However, the following morning the gold-and-silver insignia had been stolen from the car which was parked outside his home in the Irish Estates, Corbally.

A number of other items were taken from Cllr Daly’s car, including Christmas presents, and his son’s passport.

The chain, valued at €10,000, also had significant historic value as it marked the amalgamation of Limerick City and County Councils in 2014.

Mayorstone Gardaí are investigating and can be contacted at 061 456980.

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