A man was caught red-handed committing a burglary in a Carlow Town pub after a member of the public reported a person acting suspiciously in the vicinity of the pub.
The matter was reported to Gardaí and at around 7.55am on Sunday morning they went to the scene where they discovered a broken window at the front of the premises.
Gardaí went in and found one person inside committing a burglary.
The male was arrested and brought to Carlow Garda Station where he was subsequently detained and charged with burglary.
He was released on bail and will appear before a future sitting of Carlow District Court.