Gardaí are appealing for information following an incident of illegal dumping on the outskirts of Navan.

A couch and several household and office furniture were thrown into the river at Hayestown near Beauparc.

Anyone with any information that could help identify the culprits is asked to contact Navan Garda Station on 046 907 9930.

Meath County Council also reminds the public only to use an authorised waste collector or face the risk of a fine or court appearances.