Two men have been arrested in connection with a burglary on an elderly couple in Beaumont. The man and woman in their 80s were left bruised in the attack.
This burglary happened at 2 pm in the afternoon on Wednesday when the couple who had been at the bank returned home.
They had taken out money to pay for a family holiday when a man approached from their driveway. It's alleged the man assaulted the couple in their 80s and fled with the cash.
The victims were not seriously injured but were badly bruised and traumatised. After a day of investigations gardai stopped a car on the Swords Road Thursday afternoon.
Two men aged in their 30s and 40s were arrested and are being held at Clontarf garda station. In a follow up search Gardaí recovered a quantity of cash.