Tipperary arrests in child abuse inquiry

Tipperary arrests in child abuse inquiry

Eleven arrests across Munster, including Tipperary

Eleven people have been arrested as part of an ongoing garda investigation into child abuse.

They were detained in counties Tipperary, Limerick and Kerry this afternoon.

The six women and five men have been held on suspicion of sexual exploitation of children.

The 11, who range in ages from 20s to 70s, are being questioned at garda stations in Limerick, Cork and Clare.