Gardaí investigating another car set alight in Tuam

Galway Daily news Gardaí investigating another car set alight in Tuam

Gardaí are investigating after a car was set on fire in Tuam in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

In an incident, which is being treated as criminal damage, a car was set alight on Liam Mellows Street in Tuam shortly before 1am.

No arrests have been made in connection with this incident as of yet.

A Garda spokesperson told Galway Daily “Gardaí are investigating an incident of criminal damage that occurred on Liam Mellows Street, Tuam, shortly  before 1am, Wednesday 6th April 2022.”

“No arrests have been made, investigations are ongoing.”

This is the third car fire reported in the Tuam area in the past month.

On Friday, March 18 emergency services attended a car on fire in the Parkmore estate in Tuam, in what was believed to be an arson attack.

Less than two weeks prior, a car had been set on fire outside a house in Cois na hAbhainn in the early hours of Wednesday, March 9.