Gardaí investigating after Bus Eireann bus "attacked" in Cork city 2 months ago

Gardaí investigating after Bus Eireann bus "attacked" in Cork city

Investigations are ongoing.

Gardaí are currently investigating after a bus was allegedly attacked in Cork city on Sunday.

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The incident involved a 207A Bus Eireann to Glenthorn and saw one of the windows being smashed.

Gardai confirmed: "Gardaí attended the scene of an incident on Glen Avenue in Cork this evening, Sunday 5th June 2022, shortly after 7pm.

"The window of a bus was damaged during the incident."

According to Cork Beo, no injuries have been reported and Gardaí say "investigations are ongoing."

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Taking to Facebook, Cork City Councillor John Maher shared pictures of the bus, showing the damaged window.

Cllr Maher wrote on Sunday evening: "Shocking carry on #GlenAvenue - bus attacked just now.

"Gardai called and on route.

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"No excuse and no need for this.

"Bus drivers and ordinary public deserve better."

Speaking to Cork Beo on Monday, Cllr Maher said, "Gardai are investigating the incident, so I can't comment on what happened.

"All I can say is the Gardai don't take thing like this lightly.

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"And it wasn't the bus driver's fault."