Beef taken from lorry container stolen in Co Armagh

Police are appealing for information after beef was taken from a lorry container stolen in Co Armagh and taken across the border.

The 40ft refrigerated container, which contained 50 beef carcasses, was stolen from premises in the Red Lion Road area of Loughgall on Friday at 1am.

Inspector Leslie Badger said: “The unit was subsequently recovered by Gardaí in Dundalk. However, a significant amount of the beef had been removed.

“This is a distinctive container; and I am appealing to anyone with information, or who noticed any suspicious activity, to contact us on 101 quoting reference number 463 of 06/12/19.”