A car was stolen from the Alderbrook housing estate in Ashbourne last night, the latest in a number of vehicle thefts from the area.

The incident which has been posted about on the Real Ashbourne noticeboard happened between 11 pm and 6 am

One man has now reported that his car was stolen for the second time earlier this morning.

A Garda spokesperson confirmed, ‘Gardaí are investigating an unauthorised taking of a vehicle that occurred at a house between the 14th and 15th of October 2021.

‘No arrests have been made. Investigations are ongoing’.