Woman arrested after robbery incident at Catherine Place

Man arrested and €7500 of controlled drugs seized in Co Limerick

Gardaí have arrested a woman in her 20s following a robbery incident at Catherine Place, Co Limerick on the 24th January 2019.

Shortly after 8pm, Gardaí in Roxboro Road received a report after a man was approached by a woman, armed with what is believed to be a syringe, and demanded he handed over all of his cash. The suspect left the scene with a small sum of money and following a preliminary investigation by Gardaí a woman was arrested a short time later. The man was not injured during the incident.


She was brought to Roxboro Road Garda Station where she is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.