Two refused bail in Romanian crime gang probe


Two men who were arrested by Gardai in Letterkenny as part of an investigation into a Romanian organised crime gang have been refused bail.

The two were detained are due to appear before the courts again at a later date.

A third man who had also been arrested has been released pending a file to the DPP.

All three are Romanian nationals.

Officers raided a house in the town last week and found a number of items relating to suspected fraud in Northern Ireland.

They include cloned credit cards, stolen passports, fake IDs and 2 cars bought using bank accounts opened with false names.

Garda Sean Sweeney has been giving this update: