A 50 year old man has been arrested in connection with an investigation into criminal damage and an assault at a repossessed house in Strokestown, Co. Roscommon.

Eight security men were injured, a dog was killed and six vehicles were burnt out in the brawl at the property on the 16th December.

The attack came after the security guards were filmed evicting a family from the house a number of days before.

The man was arrested in Roscommon this morning and is being held at Castlerea Garda station.

He's the 6th person to be arrested in connection with the investigation.



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