Man (30s) due in court in relation to crime spree across Tallaght, Clondalkin and Citywest

Man (30s) due in court in relation to crime spree across Tallaght, Clondalkin and Citywest

A man is due in Tallaght Court this morning in relation to a crime spree in the area on Monday.

The man, who is in his 30s, led Gardai on an eight-hour chase across Tallaght, Clondalkin and Citywest.

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He was eventually apprehend by Gardai at Citywest Shopping Centre on Monday afternoon.

He had stolen several vehicles and assaulted at least on person, while he was also carrying a machine gun.

In a statement released, Gardai said: “A male in his 30s arrested in connection with an incident in Tallaght on Monday 23rd October 2017 has this evening Wednesday 25th October 2017 been charged with a number of offences.

“He is due to appear before Tallaght District Court on Thursday morning at 10.30am.”