Gardaí investigating Listowel aggravated burglary arrest two juvenile males

Gardaí investigating an aggravated burglary in Listowel have arrested two juvenile males.

Two males entered a house in the Dromin area of Listowel, allegedly armed with hammers, at 12.30am on March 31st.

Two male occupants of the house, aged in their 20s and 30s, were assaulted receiving serious but non life-threatening injuries.

The injured males received medical treatment at the scene.

Criminal damage was also caused to the house and to a car parked outside the house as part of this incident.

Earlier today, Gardaí assisted by the Armed Support Unit arrested two juvenile males, aged 17 and 16, in the Listowel area.

They are currently detained at Listowel and Ballybunion Garda stations under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

Investigations are continuing.