Belfast Telegraph

Garda station badly damaged by blaze

It broke out in the early hours of Monday but no injuries were reported.

The blaze caused extensive damage but no injuries were reported (Niall Carson/PA)
The blaze caused extensive damage but no injuries were reported (Niall Carson/PA)

By Michael McHugh, PA

Extensive damage was caused by a fire at Emyvale Garda Station in Co Monaghan.

The blaze broke out in the early hours of Monday but no injuries were reported.

Gardai and the fire service attended.

The scene was preserved pending a full forensic examination.

Investigations are continuing to establish the cause of the fire.

Gardai are appealing for any witnesses or anyone who may have noticed anything suspicious in the area between the hours of 3am and 5.30am to come forward.

Gardai are also appealing to any motorists travelling in the area between 3am and 5.30am who may have dashcam footage to make contact.

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