Gardaí arrest man and woman following theft on Listowel bus

Gardaí have arrested and charged a man and woman following a theft incident on a bus in Listowel yesterday.

At 5.30pm, gardaí received a report from a man who had his mobile phone stolen whilst on a bus.

A short time later, gardaí on patrol in Listowel arrested two suspects who were found in possession of the phone.

The woman in her late teens and a man in his 20s were brought to Listowel Garda Station and detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

They have since been charged in relation to the incident and are due to appear before Listowel District Court at a later date.