Three arrested and charged following violent disorder incident in Limerick

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Gardaí have arrested and charged three people in relation to a violent disorder incident in Johnsgate Village, Limerick on May 26, 2020.
Shortly after 3.30pm Gardaí were attempting to arrest a man when a group of people began obstructing Gardaí. Gardaí were threatened and had items thrown at them. During the incident one of the patrol cars was also damaged. Assistance was sought to disperse the crowd and no arrests were made at the time.
An investigation was carried out by Gardaí in Henry Street and two men (20s and 30s) and a woman (30s) were arrested yesterday, June 3.
They were detained at Henry Street and Roxboro Road Garda Stations and have since been charged to appear before Limerick City District Court this morning at 10.30am.