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FARMERS HIT BACK AT TRAVELLING CRIME GANGS

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28 Oct 2011 Comments Off on FARMERS HIT BACK AT TRAVELLING CRIME GANGS

By PATSY McARDLE FARMERS and rural residents throughout Co. Monaghan are taking up the cudgels in a highly organised manner to thwart roving criminal gangs involved in a spate of housebreakings, both during day-time and after dark, in different localties. THE campaign was sparked-off last Wednesday night at Tullycorbett Community Centre where a crowd of more than 150 concerned residents attended a meeting organised by Co. Monaghan Executive of the Irish Farmers’ Association to discuss measures for the prevention of further raids on dwellings in the wider mid-Monaghan ...