Gardaí have arrested four men in relation to a number of incidents of burglary and robbery in Co Kildare this month.
Gardaí responded to reports of a burglary in Newbridge shortly before 3.45pm on Monday afternoon, where two men, aged in their 40s and 30s, were arrested at the scene.
In a follow-up operation, two men, both aged in their 20s, were arrested.
The arrests are in relation to a number of robberies and burglaries in the Newbridge, Rathangan and Brownstown areas of Co Kildare in November, a Garda statement said.
All four men are currently detained under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Kildare and Newbridge Garda stations.
Investigations are ongoing, the Garda statement added.