Garda briefs

Man  assaulted An assault took place in Morelli’s restaurant in the early hours on Sunday morning which led to a male receiving injuries and being hospitalised after the incident.   There were allegedly three other men involved in the confrontation and Gardai are continuing to investigate the matter. Trailer  stolen There was a trailer stolen in the Knockcroghery area on Wednesday 29 th August. The trailer in question was for sale and it measures eight by four foot. It is a steel trailer, blue in colour and Gardai would appeal to anybody who may have any information in relation to the theft to come forward. Cars broken into Gardai are investigating the thefts of personal belongings from cars which were parked in the car park of St. Joseph’s Church on the Carrick Road, Boyle last week.   The thefts took place when the owners of the vehicle were attending a removal at the church which was taken place on Thursday evening last.   There was a window broken on one car while the other was left unlocked. A mobile phone, handbags and bank cards were taken and the Gardai are still investigating the matter.   They are appealing to the public to secure the cars and ensure that all valuable goods are left unsighted to prevent thefts of this nature.