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LIVESTOCK RUSTLERS ARE TARGETED IN MAJOR CROSS-BORDER CRIME CRACKDOWN

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11 Oct 2013 Comments Off on LIVESTOCK RUSTLERS ARE TARGETED IN MAJOR CROSS-BORDER CRIME CRACKDOWN

By PATSY McARDLE Gardai and the PSNI joined hands on both sides of the Border last weekend to smash livestock rustlers and farmyard thieves. The PSNI swooped on a number of farms in the Clogher Valley area near the Monaghan/Fermanagh Border where they recovered some 670 sheep—all of which were stolen from different farms in the Republic. Detectives are now trying to link the gang with the theft of several cattle from lands on both sides of the Border over the past several months. Most of the ...