Farmers Warned Of Criminals Scoping Out Farmyards Before Thefts

Written 3 years ago by Newsroom

Farmers are being urged to be vigilant of potential thieves scoping out farmyards.

Machinery and quad bikes were among the goods stolen during raids on two farms in Kilpatrick, Abbeyleix between 2am and 4am today.

Gardaí say people have been caught walking greyhounds on farmland in an effort to ascertain if anything is worth taking.

Anyone that noticed suspicious activity overnight can contact Abbeyleix Gardaí on 057 8730580.